Gold Rush Summer Intern - Financial Planning & Analysis

Date: Nov 22, 2022

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Company: Kinross Gold Corporation

Position Information

Start Date May 2023
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. 

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What We Offer

  • Possible travel to one our mine sites in either Brazil, Canada, Chile, Mauritania or the United States.
  • The opportunity to work with multidisciplinary teams and learn from our top leaders and high performing teams
  • The opportunity to compete in our yearly Internship Challenge and possibly win a global feature on our website. You can learn more here.
  • On-site multi-faith room, gym with showers, and wellness room
  • Snacks and drinks available for employees and guests in the Staff Lounge
  • Company sports teams that need your talent and skills – baseball, softball and volleyball

What You Will Do

The Financial Planning & Analysis (“FP&A”) Intern will assist the FP&A function (within the Kinross Corporate Finance department) with month-end and quarter-end financial close, analysis and both internal and external reporting processes. As well, the FP&A Intern will contribute significantly to the second quarter forecast and annual budget/strategic business planning processes, as well as other ad-hoc projects with various departments and/or mine site/project teams.

The Opportunity

The FP&A Intern will gain valuable insights to financial and operational results and their relationships with key drivers and performance metrics of the business and mining industry, while gaining invaluable exposures to cross functional, global operational, and other senior management and leaders of the company.

Must Haves

  1. 2nd or 3rd year Business Student - Accounting/Finance (or related) program from a recognized educational institution
  2. Lodgings in Toronto for the duration of the placement
  3. Strong organizational and analytical skills and attention to detail
  4. Strong time management skills; the ability to meet multiple and competing deadlines
  5. Basic to intermediate knowledge of accounting

Nice to Haves

  1. Language skills in French, Arabic, Portuguese, or Spanish
  2. Experience working with culturally diverse teams
  3. Active extracurriculars
  4. Strong oral and written communication skills, including for presentations
  5. Experience working with Microsoft Office suite

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 being hired. Masks are not currently mandated in the office, however, employees are encouraged to wear a mask if they are more comfortable doing so. Kinross reserves the right to update its vaccination policy/requirements at any time at its sole discretion.