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Accounting Intern


Boise, ID, US, 83702-6924

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.


We currently have a year-round, hybrid schedule Accounting Internship position, supporting Global Services, open at our Corporate Headquarters located in Boise, Idaho.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assists accountants with routine month-end and year-end processes as needed. This may include, but not limited to account reconciliations, journal entries, control testing, research projects, and completion of various tax forms and census reports.
  • Prepare support schedules, reviewing for accuracy, and identifying and locating missing information.
  • Other job assignments may include filing, running reports and other assigned duties.

Typical Education

  • Enrollment in an Academic accounting program, from a nationally accredited educational facility/university and working toward an accounting degree having completed at least an Intermediate Accounting course.
  • Must be at least a Junior or above in Accounting/Business program.

Relevant Experience

  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as interest, variances and percentages.
  • Ability to test mathematical calculations for reasonableness.
  • Working knowledge of Excel - including formatting, formulas and linking of workbooks.
  • Experience in Microsoft suite is helpful.

Other Information

  • Ability to quickly learn routine computer applications.
  • Capable of reading and writing correspondence via email.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with accountants and accounting managers within the Company.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work in a team environment.
  • Expected to work at least 20 hours per week during the school year.

Job Requisition ID: 11974

Travel Required: None

Location(s): Simplot Headquarters - Boise 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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