Business Operations Analyst - Periscope


  • University degree in business economics/finance
  • 2-3 years of experience in the field of accounting and/or finance
  • Deep user knowledge of Excel, Access or PowerPoint
  • Excellent time management skills and adept at managing tight deadlines
  • Collaborative working style, comfortable with and understanding of need to challenge figures/results
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to act autonomously, bringing structure and organization to work
  • Sound problem-solving skills with a creative and action-oriented mindset
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English

Who You'll Work With

You will work directly with the Periscope Finance Manager and will be based in Budapest, Hungary. Periscope is part of Mckinsey Solutions and McKinsey New Ventures.

Periscope leverages decades of McKinsey's marketing and sales experience helping leading companies improve pricing, promotion, assortments, and performance management. Periscope's combination of software, tailored services, and expertise provides our clients with a granular view of their commercial and financial performance by gathering and integrating their landscape of data and information into a central data warehouse. Clients can use our intuitive interface to make decisions based on advanced analytics and can embed new pricing, commercial, and performance management capabilities throughout their organization.

New Ventures fosters innovation driven by analytics, design thinking, mobile and social by developing new products/services and integrating them into our client work. It is helping to shift our model toward asset-based consulting and is a foundation for –and expands our investment in –our entrepreneurial culture. Through innovative software as a service solutions, strategic acquisitions, and a vibrant ecosystem of alliances, we are redefining what it means to work with McKinsey.

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.

What You'll Do

You will analyze and report on Periscope's business performance.

You will prepare closings to provide timely and accurate reporting as well as monthly management reporting. You will have the opportunity to analyze and comment on financial results vs budget, perform ad hoc analysis and support and implement of new processes to improve financial reporting.

You will also develop dashboard(s) as well as assist with developing P&L by solution, sector and region.

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