Analyst - Operations Strategy

Date: Nov 12, 2022

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Company: Kinross Gold Corporation

Start Date ASAP

Hybrid Work Environment (3 days in office, 2 days remote with flexible hours)

Dress Code Business Casual

Location Downtown Toronto, Outside of Union Station (TTC & GO accessible)

A Great Place to Work

Who We Are


Kinross is a Canadian-based global senior gold mining company with operations and projects in the United States, Brazil, Mauritania, Chile and Canada. Our focus on delivering value is based on our four core values of Putting People First, Outstanding Corporate Citizenship, High Performance Culture, and Rigorous Financial Discipline. Kinross maintains listings on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbol:K) and the New York Stock Exchange (symbol:KGC).

Mining responsibly is a priority for Kinross, and we foster a culture that makes responsible mining and operational success inseparable. In 2021, Kinross committed to a greenhouse gas reduction action plan as part of its Climate Change strategy, reached approximately 1 million beneficiaries through its community programs, and recycled 80% of the water used at our sites. We also achieved record high levels of local employment, with 99% of total workforce from within host countries, and advanced inclusion and diversity targets, including instituting a Global Inclusion and Diversity Leadership Council.

What We Offer


  • Comprehensive health benefits package and enhanced life insurance plan
  • Discretionary annual bonus program, based on company and individual performance
  • Matching Retirement Savings Program
  • Matching Shares Purchase Plan
  • Generous Maternity and Paternity Leave
  • Continuing Education and Opportunities for Professional Development
  • Employee Assistance Program offering confidential counselling, referral services, etc.
  • Virtual medical support
  • On-site multi-faith room, gym with showers, and wellness room
  • $500 Annual fitness benefit
  • Exclusive Perks and Savings Program on a wide variety of products and services
  • Snacks and drinks available for employees and guests in the Staff Lounge
  • Company sports teams that need your talent and skills – softball and volleyball

The Opportunity


Support the Strategic Business Planning process by combining mining experience with financial interest and expertise.  Provide analysis that contributes to high-level business decisions around project development, strategic planning and budgeting.

Provide expert analytical and project management support for various business cases and mine plan optimizations.  Work collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary team to drive strong technical and financial plans for the business.

What You Will Do


With moderate introduction and guidance, support Kinross and its sites and projects in making their most strategic decisions, through analysis, financial modelling and impactful executive-level communication.

Explain and present complex information in a straightforward way, by developing and delivering communications materials for sites and senior executives, up to the COO and SLT level.

Assist with other requests for support and identify solutions to such requests.

Must Haves


  1. Two or more years of experience with exposure to financial and strategic modeling in an asset-intensive industry
  2. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  3. Ability to handle significant variation in workload
  4. Proven team leadership and project management skills
  5. Expert-status with Excel and Power Point
  6. Ability to work collaboratively with our operations’ technical and financial teams
  7. A valid passport allowing visa-free entry to the US or a valid US visa (B1/B2)


Nice to Haves


  1. Experience in the mining industry
  2. Degree in Engineering, Finance or related field
  3. Working knowledge of a second language, preferably French, Portuguese or Spanish

Our Approach to COVID-19


In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and in alignment with our health and safety standards, all Kinross Gold Corporation employees working from the Toronto office, must be fully vaccinated with at least two doses of an approved vaccine. If offered this position, you must show proof of vaccination prior to be hired. Masks are not mandated in the office; however, employees are encouraged to wear a mask if it is more comfortable for them. Kinross reserves the right to update its vaccination policy/requirements at any time in its sole discretion.