Gold Rush Summer Intern Government Relations

Date: Jan 16, 2021

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Company: Kinross Gold Corporation

The Kinross Corporate Head Office is located in downtown Toronto and supports Kinross operations and projects worldwide. Corporate functions include Finance, Procurement, Health & Safety, Human Resources, IT and Investor Relations.

Job Description

Government Relations is looking for a summer intern to support and assist with research and analysis across our various projects and day-to-day monitoring.

Job Responsibilities

  • Assist in monitoring, consolidating, researching, and analyzing data on key political, public policy, social and regulatory developments in corporate areas of interest globally as directed
  • Assist in building stakeholder database and contact details  
  • Provide project management support to the Senior Vice President, Government Relations and Senior Specialist, Global Government Relations

Education and Experience

  • Enrolled in graduate studies in Politics, International Relations, Economics, Business, or related program from a recognized educational institution with an excellent academic record.


  • Ability to synthesize complex information quickly
  • Good interpersonal skills, self motivated
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Strong research and writing skills
  • Flexibility to undertake various tasks
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated, with the ability to work independently
  • Ability to learn quickly and to work well in a team environment    
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including PowerPoint
  • Spanish, Russian, French, or Portuguese language abilities would also be an asset

Closing date

This posting will close on January 31, 2021 at 11:59pm (EST).

All applications for consideration must be submitted with a name-blind resume.


Kinross is a Canadian-based gold mining company with mines and projects in Canada, the United States, Brazil, Chile, Russia, Ghana and Mauritania, employing approximately 9,300 people worldwide. Our core purpose is to lead the world in generating value through responsible mining.