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Associate - Consultant with Masters or PhD Degree - LatAm
Who you’ll work with

McKinsey & Company is a global management consulting firm and trusted adviser to the world’s leading businesses, governments, and institutions helping them to solve their most difficult business problems.  When you join McKinsey, you are joining a firm that will challenge you and invest heavily in your professional development.

What you’ll do

We are looking for professionals with a Master or PhD degree to join our offices in Rio de Janeiro, Salvador and São Paulo.

As a generalist consultant, you will work on client projects covering various industries and functions. You will be part of a team and take responsibility for your own part of the problem solving. You will play a key role in gathering data and contributing to the team's recommendations, and you will work directly with senior client executives. You will also have a voice in determining the team's style and pace of work. 

No week will be equal to another: from gathering and analyzing data, to interviewing stakeholders or presenting your findings to clients, the range of industries and business issues to which you will be exposed will mean that you are constantly acquiring new skills and experience. Your ideas and opinions will be encouraged and valued from day one. 


We look for exceptional people from a variety of academic fields and professions, including Engineering, Business Administration, and Law.

  • Fluency in both Portuguese and English
  • Exceptional problem-solving ability. Irrespective of your degree or experience, you should excel at solving problems that require logical reasoning, creative thinking, comfort with numbers, and the ability to untangle complex issues 
  • Demonstrated leadership within or outside a work setting. You should be someone who frequently takes initiative and is eager to break new ground—as seen through leadership roles 
  • Demonstrated career trajectory – evidence of taking on larger responsibilities and/or more senior roles (even during your undergrad or first professional experience) 
  • Other intrinsic skills such as strategic management perspective, strong interpersonal and communication skills

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