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Intern - Strategic Development


Greenwood Village, CO, US (United States)


Founded in 1921 and publicly traded since 1925, Newmont (www.newmont.com) is one of the largest gold companies in the world. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the company has approximately 24,000 employees and contractors, with the majority working at Newmont's core operations in the United States, Australia, Ghana, Peru and Suriname. Newmont is the only gold company listed in the S&P 500 index and in 2007 became the first gold company selected to be part of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. Newmont's industry leading performance is reflected through high standards in environmental management, health and safety for its employees and creating value and opportunity for host communities and shareholders.



Strategic Development evaluates merger and acquisition opportunities, assists with contract and property management, and manages Newmont's portfolio of marketable securities. Our team coordinates with the regions and the discovery and development teams to evaluate prospective opportunities.

Essential Duties


Our internships are full-time paid positions (40 hours/week). This internship is based at our corporate headquarters in Greenwood Village, CO.  It is possible some travel may be required to one or more of Newmont’s sites. There is ample opportunity for internal networking within our company. As an intern, you will be responsible for implementing specific Strategic & Corporate Development projects, as well as supporting the day-to-day activities of your department. The exact projects will be established according to your availability, interest, skills, and experience, in addition to the specific business needs.


Possible projects include:

  • Research into multiple topics including: company analytics and potential acquisition targets
  • Support ongoing transaction work related to mergers and acquisitions
  • Help with reporting and documentation of Newmont’s equity portfolio of marketable securities

The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature & level of work; other work may also be assigned.

Training & Experience


  • Graduate students preferred, graduating in December 2020 or later – pursuing Masters in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Data Science, or Mathematics.  We will consider other similar disciplines.
  • Experience in mining and/or passion to learn about the hard-rock mining industry preferred
  • Strong Excel and Powerpoint skills and financial modeling experience
  • Basic understanding of financial accounting, familiarity with annual and quarterly financial statements
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills; comfort engaging with senior leaders and global teams
  • At least a 3.3 GPA or equivalent
  • Valid work authorization to work in the United States for this position. 
Working Conditions


  • This is a full-time (40 hours per week), paid internship that will run from approximately May 11, 2020 thru August 14, 2020 depending on the selected student's school schedule.
  • This role will be located at our Corporate Headquarters located in Greenwood Village, CO.

To learn more about Newmont visit us at:

Our business success comes from the accomplishments and well-being of our employees and contractors. Our goal is to build a workplace culture that fosters leaders and allows every person to thrive, contribute, and grow. We are committed to selecting and developing our employees, and to establishing a work environment where everyone can take an active part in reaching our strategic goals while feeling a sense of pride in working at Newmont.

Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnic, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

NOTE: Newmont does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes.  If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to it.sec@newmont.com.

Nearest Major Market: Denver