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Tax Intern (Boise, ID)


Boise, ID, US, 83702-6924 Boise, ID, US, 83702

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.

Why Intern with Simplot?

  • Work part-time in the school year (Remote)  and full time in the summer (Headquarters Office). 
  • Build your skill set and get real, relevant experience in tax and accounting.
  • Be a part of an international company that offers challenging work and exposure to a wide variety of technical issues.

Key Responsibilities

As a Tax intern in Simplot's Tax Department, your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparing federal, state and international income tax returns and accounting for them.
  • Assisting with the compilation of various financial information reports to support tax compliance and accounting.
  • Assisting with tax research and documenting findings.
  • Assisting with special tax projects, including international tax reporting.
  • Learning and implementing tax technologies.

Typical Education

  • Must be pursuing a BA/BS or MS in Accounting or Tax.
  • Must be a full-time student.

Relevant Experience

Strong software skills; specifically, with Excel, PowerPoint, Word and other MS Office applications.

  • Excellent communications skills; both verbal and written.
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is preferred.
  • An interest in an income tax career.
  • Flexibility with the work schedule, particularly in the school year.
  • It is preferred that the candidate be available for 8-12 months and be:
  • Early Junior status within the undergraduate accounting program; or Early Senior status also committed to the Master of Tax graduate program

Other Information

As an intern at Simplot you will experience competitive pay and participate in intern specific events like executive presentations, professional development opportunities 

Job Requisition ID: 10806

Travel Required: None

Location(s): Simplot Headquarters - Boise, Remote - USA 

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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