Gold Rush Summer Intern - Internal Audit and Risk

Date: Jan 21, 2022

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, Technical Services, Business Optimization, Procurement, Health & Safety, Human Resources, IT and Investor Relations.

Job Description

The Intern will assist the Internal Audit and Risk department with the planning and execution of internal audits and the SOX compliance program.  The Intern will also participate in the coordination, analysis and validation of Kinross’ Corporate as well as Operating Sites’ risk registers for quarterly risk management reporting, within Kinross’ Enterprise Risk Management program.

Job Responsibilities

The following are the key duties for this role:

  • Supports the Internal Audit Team to conduct internal audit testing of operational and financial procedures;
  • Assists in performing planning and scoping procedures for the global SOX compliance program;
  • Analyzes, reviews, and tests accounting and financial controls as part of the SOX compliance program;
  • Assists with the quarterly risk reporting to the Kinross Senior Management team and Board of Directors;
  • Prepares spreadsheets, draft reports, and templates as required; and
  • Any other duties that may be deemed appropriate to assist the overall Internal Audit and Risk functions.

Education and Experience

  • 2nd or 3rd year university student, enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting or related field


  • Basic understanding of accounting;
  • Strong Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word;
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills and attention to detail;
  • Flexibility to undertake a variety of assignments;
  • Highly motivated, with strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills;
  • Ability to learn quickly; and
  • Ability to work in a team environment.

Closing Date

This posting will close on February 28, 2022 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.