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(Junior) Research Analyst – McKinsey Digital
You will work with McKinsey consultants playing an active role in supporting international projects and recommending the most suitable solutions to solve our clients’ business problems.
Bachelor’s degree, preferably Engineering or equivalent in IT/Computer Science/Electronics & Communications General understanding and interest for Digital/business technology Previous experience in Enterprise Architecture/Platform Architecture is a plus
Willing to work in a highly demanding and result-oriented team environment Strong attention to details and ability to prioritize Professional attitude, intellectual curiosity, good team player, customer service orientation Good proficiency in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and relevant analytics/statistical packages Strong analytical and quantitative skills Solid problem solving capabilities Excellent English communication skills – both written and oral
You will serve internal clients by providing first alert research support to consultants in various practices.
In this role you will scope and problem solve with client project teams on their research requirements. You will clarify request objectives and determine the most appropriate, cost-effective, and timely research/analytics approach. You will conduct in-depth research using relevant, qualified resources (e.g. proprietary and external databases and analyst reports) to provide the relevant and most updated information
You will conduct standard analysis as required, and will summarize, synthesize and package research findings in a client-ready format (accurate, well developed documents, databases, models, and/or charts)
You will also have an opportunity to support asset/knowledge development and client development (e.g. codify research findings in the form of Knowledge nuggets/detailed documents; support creation of LOPs etc.) and master the basic McKinsey research toolkit which includes fluency in McKinsey terminology and concepts, understanding of the firm’s knowledge network, knowledge of core information/data sources, facility with firm format and IT tools)
The role will give you an opportunity to collaborate and actively contribute to the work flow/activities within the global team and take initiative to help and support colleagues.