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Associate / Senior Associate, Kiewit Development Company


Toronto, ON, CA

Requisition ID: 128240 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Department: Business Development & Proposals 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

Kiewit Development is seeking an Associate / Senior Associate to be part of our team. The Associate / Senior Associate will work closely with various project teams across all aspects of project development, financing and execution of project finance opportunities. The role will have a strong focus on infrastructure, energy, industrial and P3 projects. As part of the development team, the individual will work on a variety of opportunities across multiple sectors in the United States and Canada.

District Overview

Kiewit is one of North America’s largest and most respected engineering and construction organizations.

Kiewit Development is the development, investment and asset management arm of Kiewit. Formed in 2009, Kiewit Development supports Kiewit’s design and construction activities with a dedicated team of project management, development, investment, finance and asset management professionals located across North America. We develop projects across North America in all markets and business segments in which Kiewit participates. We work closely with public and private clients to understand their needs and constraints and deliver comprehensive solutions that meet those needs. We support projects from start to finish with in-house expertise in areas including: market development, teaming, proposals, legal and commercial, financial and technical. In addition, we oversee the delivery of our assets during construction, commissioning and operations.


This position is based out of our downtown Toronto location.


  • General research on industry and project opportunities
  • Preparation of internal and external documents including investment approvals, project briefs, internal and external presentations, RFI, RFQ and RFP response documents, etc.
  • Manage multiple work streams for project pursuits including management of external consultants
  • Review complex project finance models used for bidding opportunities on DBF, DBFOM and other project finance opportunities
  • Review legal documentation and project finance related structures
  • Support project teams and group management in all other areas as required
  • Lead or support pre-qualification and qualification submissions for pursuits


  • Undergraduate degree in business, engineering, or math or a general arts /science degree combined with post-graduate degree in business, law or strong applied experience
  • CPA or CFA designation beneficial but not required
  • Strong written and spoken communication skills including presentation skills and development of professional quality printed materials
  • Experience with project finance and P3 projects considered beneficial but not critical if similar skills and experience have been developed
  • Ambitious and motivated team player willing to assume additional responsibilities
  • Very detail oriented and ability to work and think independently  
  • Strong quantitative analysis skills including experience reviewing or building complex financial models in Microsoft excel
  • Ability to review and interpret complex legal and financial agreements and summarize key issues (ex. project agreements, power purchase agreements, purchase & sale agreements, term sheets, etc.)
  • Experience managing external consultants
  • Understanding of general accounting and taxation principles
  • Excellent organizational and co-ordination skills with the ability to effectively manage time, priorities and multiple tasks
  • Experience working with diverse internal stakeholder groups
  • Extended work hours and some travel may often be required
  • Ability to travel freely between Canada and the U.S. #LI-MD1

We believe in equal opportunity in employment practices without discrimination, and comply with all laws regarding human rights in the provinces where we operate.

There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

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