McKinsey Solutions - Mining Analyst - Moscow


  • Bachelor's degree in Mining Engineering, Geology or other related area
  • 0-3 years of work experience in mineral processing
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Superior problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Significant understanding of the industry dynamics of the mining sector
  • Passion for analytics and interest in developing new approaches to mining data analysis and application to operational improvement
  • Willing to work in a highly demanding and result-oriented team environment

Who You'll Work With

You'll work with our MineLens team in Moscow.

MineLens is part of McKinsey Solutions and McKinsey's New Ventures. MineLens provides mining companies with the strategic business intelligence they need to identify, quantify, and prioritize value creation opportunities in their operations. It combines advanced analytics, a comprehensive database of mining performance benchmarks, and global mining expertise. MineLens enables clients to assess and improve labor productivity, equipment effectiveness, and reduce costs.

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 provide expert client service in strategic and operational topics and contribute to new product development that will help to expand MineLens capabilities.

You will use your expertise in mining to run operational excellence diagnostics at mines to determine potential opportunities for transformation. You will assist clients in data collection, perform quantitative analysis of client data, and incorporate qualitative observations into benchmark reports.

Additionally, you will participate in the new product development of innovative approaches to mining data analytics.

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