Analyst - Performance Improvement, Energy Insights


  • Strong academic record, most likely in a science based discipline (Geoscience or Earth Science a plus )
  • Distinctive quantitative skills
  • Strong communication skills, including excellent writing skills
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Interpersonal effectiveness and leadership potential
  • Expert modeling capability using Excel and experience managing large datasets with databases

Who You'll Work With

You'll work with our Energy Insights team in Singapore or Kuala Lumpur with Energy Insights. Energy Insights is part of McKinsey Solutions and McKinsey's New Ventures.

Energy Insights, a specialist data and analytics unit, provides distinctive analysis,insights, and support to energy players. We offer services along the oil and gas value chain, including exploration and production, refining and marketing, natural gas, trading and oil field services, and equipment. Energy Insights' dedicated specialists apply proprietary tools and methodologies and a data-driven approach. With our strong ties with McKinsey's oil and gas consulting practice and access to the expertise of the wider McKinsey network, our research and analysis yield knowledge available nowhere else.

New Ventures is a recently formed part of McKinsey focused on fostering innovations driven by analytics, design thinking, mobile, social and other technologies and integrating them into our client work. It is a foundation for—and expands our investment in—our entrepreneurial culture. As one of the fastest-growing parts of our firm, New Ventures has more than 1,000 dedicated professionals (including more than 800 analysts and data scientists) and we're hiring more mathematicians, data scientists, designers, software engineers, product managers, client development managers and general managers.

McKinsey Solutions is a core part of New Ventures and offers practical tools that help people at all levels of an organization generate insights they need to address both strategic and day-to-day decisions. These solutions complement McKinsey's traditional client service and are delivered in many ways, including subscriptions, workshops,training programs and project-based engagements. We work closely with clients to embed our tools, analytics and expertise, and provide on-going support to help them build the capabilities they need to revolutionize how decisions are made.

What You'll Do

In this role you will support client studies and develop insights using McKinsey's unparalleled proprietary data, robust methodologies and specialist expertise.

This is a full time, client-service role that lies at the heart of an exciting extension of the consulting service offered by one of the world's top strategy consultancies. You will be aligned to Performance Improvement and Benchmarking delivery where you will play an active role in the delivery of Performance improvement and benchmarking studies.

You will help build a new entrepreneurial knowledge-based business as Energy Insights is an extension of McKinsey's service and is expected to grow substantially within the next five years. It has a dedicated executive team and board in place that is committed to its success. You will develop consulting expertise in the dynamic global oil & gas sector. McKinsey's oil & gas clients currently face major decisions on new investments and operating practices. You will support companies, tackling topics central to the CEO and COO agenda such as operational performance improvement, global supply and demand and investment strategies.

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