Share this Job

Senior Cost Accountant


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 is a new position within the organization that will offer tremendous growth and development opportunities. Under limited management supervision, this role completes a variety of the most complex accounting projects involving the development, implementation, and maintenance of accounting and financial reporting procedures, including special projects. Ensures management is provided with relevant, comparable, and accurate data on which to base decisions. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Assists with the development and maintenance of a cost accounting structure
  • Creates reports on financial performance for management and key stakeholders
  • Maintains financial records in accordance with GAAP and organizational standards
  • Completes accounting activities for month end close
  • Preform Ad hoc analysis and journal entries as required
  • Reviews and reconciles inventory balances on a routine basis
  • High level of experience managing large data sets and financial information in Excel
  • Navigate multiple ERP systems to complete tasks
  • Great Plains, JDE, Agvance, SAP experience preferred, not required

Typical Education

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

Relevant Experience

5+ years related experience and/or training

Required Certifications

CMA, CPA  preferred, not required 

Job Requisition ID: 8154

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.**

If you require technical assistance, please email us at