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Operations - Mining Supply Chain Management Specialist - Asia - Australia
Who you’ll work with

You’ll be working with McKinsey’s Operations practice in Australia. 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.

McKinsey’s Supply Chain Management Service Line is committed to helping clients develop and implement innovative supply chain solutions that support clients' business objectives and give them a competitive edge, and also build a firm basis for long-term success.

What you’ll do

As Mining Supply Chain Management Specialist, you will work in teams with colleagues and client to develop innovative supply chain solutions, while maintaining a broad perspective.

Your focus will be serving our clients from the mining industry on improving their operational performance, with a focus on optimizing their supply chains. You will also work together with other staff from our worldwide Operations Practice to further develop our concepts, while expanding your own knowledge and skills.

You will bring your personal ideas and experiences to the job - thereby helping our clients to achieve competitive success, and us to continuously renew our expertise.


  • Bachelor’s degree ideally in a mining-related field (such as mineralogy, geology, mining engineering), MBA degree preferred
  • 5-13 years of Supply Chain Management and/or Consulting experience in Mining
  • Led/played core role in projects in one of the following areas: Design and implement logistics strategy, Network design and optimization, Transportation, warehouse design and optimization, Supply chain planning and management processes, Supply chain modelling and optimization, Supply chain software
  • Outstanding record of academic achievement
  • Demonstrated aptitude for analytics
  • Proven record of leadership in a work setting and/or through extracurricular activities
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Ability to work effectively with people at all levels in an organization
  • Skills to communicate complex ideas

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