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Senior Accountant HQ GS b


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.


Independently processes financial transactions and provides analysis and commentary on moderate to complex activities in the general ledger with limited supervision.  Competent to work at the highest technical level to troubleshoot and resolve incidents and problems, investigate customer issues, and research causes for problems within the Blackline application and other accounting applications.  Demonstrates experience working on projects that require partnership with all areas of the company.  Ability to create and present management presentations to all levels of management.  

Key Responsibilities

  • Integrates technical expertise and accounting understanding to create superior solutions for Simplot and customers. Partners with members of IT teams and other teams as appropriate. 
  • System administrator for BlackLine system including automation projects, training, and support.
  • Continually develops knowledge of the BlackLine system updates and proactively shares with management.
  • Implements new standardized reports as well as prepare and/or coordinate reporting for internal and external use.
  • Provides mentoring and guidance to junior accounting staff.

Typical Education

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting from a 4-year college or university.  IT emphasis a plus. 

Relevant Experience

  • 5+ years related experience and/or training
  • Experience with Blackline and/or Power BI highly desired
  • Strong Excel user highly desired
  • Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position.

Job Requisition ID: 5083

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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