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Business Manager- Costing


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.


This role is responsible for coordinating and supervising the daily operations of cost and raw procurement accounting functions.

Key Responsibilities

  • Analyze and explain actual and forecasted manufacturing and purchasing price variances. 
  • Develop  plans, budgets and forecasts including new product cost development, cost analyses, and process and procedure support.
  • Direct and supervise the daily operations of Cost Accounting.
  • Monitor internal controls and assess effectiveness.  Identify and implement process improvements for improved controls and efficiencies.

Typical Education

Bachelor's Degree (B.A. or B.S.) from 4 year college or university

Other Information

This is a senior-level position within the Cost Accounting job family requiring a comprehensive understanding of Plant operations, raw planning, procurement and accounting as well as accounting fundamentals and principles. Work is varied and complex. Assignments are broad in nature, usually requiring originality and ingenuity. Works under minimal supervision providing leadership to other raw and cost accountants, and IT. 

Job Requisition ID: 7064

Travel Required: Less than 10%

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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