QUALIFICATIONSMaster'ss or MBA preferred15+ years of industry and / or consulting experience and at least 5 years in Consumer Goods industry, that includes a progressive career trajectory Outstanding professional achievement and distinctive impactLed at least one large scale e.
e.g., Toyota Production System, Shingo Prize, Master Black Belt, etc.Demonstrated track record developing and building a Lean / continuous improvement programDeep expertise in developing, coaching and mentoring leaders at all levels (from board room to shop floor)Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skillsProven ability to influence othersEffectively able to collaborate and work in teams Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing, in English and local languageWHO YOU'LL WORK WITHYou’ll join us in Germany, Switzerland or Austria and will be part of our Operations practice in Europe.
Our Operations practice assists our clients in solving complex operational challenges. Blending strategic thinking with hands-on practicality, our teams of consultants and experts work to develop and implement operational strategies that solve our clients' most critical problems.
Our Manufacturing service line is part of our Operations Practice and helps leading companies in all industries develop and implement future-oriented lean manufacturing strategies.
Our clients include leading companies worldwide from a wide range of industries. We offer their managements support and advice on strategic and operational questions relating to Lean Manufacturing.
When you join McKinsey, you are joining a firm that will challenge you and invest heavily in your professional development.
In this role you will have the opportunity to work on teams and help the best organizations in the world.WHAT YOU'LL DOYou’ll manage and develop strategic client relationships while ensuring the highest quality client work and while inspiring, leading, and developing new consultants.
In this role you will have the opportunity to be an entrepreneur, opening up new opportunities for client impact and reinventing McKinsey’s approaches.
You’ll be responsible for identifying new client opportunities to advise companies on transformational change and capability building.
You’ll work with colleagues and clients to build best practices of lean transformation, from shop floor improvements to fundamental changes in work processes and information and material flows.
You will have the opportunity to design production systems as well as drive and support implementation of lean improvement activities on the shop floor and along the value stream.
You will strive to improve the energy efficiency of manufacturing operations and will build and enhance quality systems.
You will build lean manufacturing capabilities in client organizations and will optimize global networks of manufacturing facilities.
You will lead and advise developing consultants and be an important source of intellectual insight on a client project, framing business problems in a way that the teams can then execute to drive impact and value.
Advising and collaborating with individual project managers, you’ll lead the teams on their day to day problem solving, team management and client management.
You will also work in cooperation with our worldwide network of consultants to shape McKinsey's thinking in this area, continuously developing your own knowledge, as well as that of the firm.
Your application should be in English and include a cover letter, your CV, and your transcripts (high school, university, etc.
indicating all relevant grades.