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Procurement Intern HQ GS


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.


The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy. We currently have an intern position available at our Simplot Headquarters - Boise, ID.


What's in it for you?

This position assists the J. R. Simplot Company's Global Procurement Department with data and analysis responsibilities as assigned. The position is a part-time, internship during the Spring semester of the school year (20-25 hours per week) through Summer. It will provide the successful candidate the opportunity to learn the significance of supplier segmentation and contract information and how to navigate an e-procurement platform. The candidate will work cross-functionally with different Simplot functions and locations while contributing to a large scale data integrity and stewardship project.

The individual will work with the Procurement leaders at Corporate Headquarters Office.


What we offer:

Simplot’s total rewards are designed to benefit you. We are committed to building a partnership with our employees to achieve success through better health, financial security, and development opportunities. We offer a rewards package that includes health benefits and employer retirement contributions.

Key Responsibilities


Responsibilities for this role include but are not limited to the following:

  • Review and analyze procurement contracts data from various Simplot locations       
  • Gathering and updating contract metadata in an e-procurement software system
  • Analyzing and classifying suppliers using Excel and e-procurement/ERP systems
  • Analyzing and classifying material master items using Excel and e-procurement/ERP systems
  • Running audit reports to review with Procurement managers and confirm progress



Typical Education

College student enrolled in a four-year program or pursuing a Master's degree studying Business, Supply Chain, or Information Technology.

Relevant Experience

  • Self-motivated, self-starter
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Clear and confident communicator
  • Must be a go getter, someone who enjoys tackling difficult tasks
  • Advanced knowledge in Excel
  • Knowledge of entire Microsoft Suite and Windows
  • Knowledge of SharePoint, MS Team,  and/or E-procurement systems is a plus.

Job Requisition ID: 3741

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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