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Supply Chain Procurement Specialist


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.


As a member of the Supply Chain Procurement team the Procurement Specialist will maintain and support procurement processes, standard operating procedures, and maintain data accuracy.  This includes working with the internal stakeholders to apply best practices, ensure business needs are being met and exploring options for optimization and innovation in the procurement of raw materials for Mining and Manufacturing Production and Wholesale.

Key Responsibilities

  • Execution of purchase orders while maintaining accuracy and effectiveness through the procurement process.
  • Review and maintenance of purchase orders, for accurate production/shipment timing to communicate with the manufacturing plants.
  • Working with Supporting business groups for invoice reconciliations for accurate and timely payment to suppliers.
  • Contributes to the continuous improvement of procurement processes and procedures to support changing business needs.
  • Manages and deploys company rail assets including hazardous tanks.  Collects daily rail car movement information from online tracing systems and communicates status to internal and external customers.  Notes problem areas and communicates recovery plans to appropriate internal and external parties.  Accountabilities include balancing seasonal car demand while meeting annual compliance requirements.
  • Provides support for procurement reporting requirements, and other duties as assigned.

Typical Education

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

Relevant Experience

3+ years related experience and/or training

Other Information

Understanding of forecasting and inventory management required. Experience in procurement/supply chain. Accounting and logistics experience is desirable.  Good Written communication skills. MS Office with strong Excel skills.

Job Requisition ID: 6962

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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