Our Middle East Knowledge Hub is looking for creative and energetic (Junior) Research Analyst with strong analytical, communication and organizational skills to join our Abu Dhabi office. You will work with McKinsey consultants, knowledge professionals and clients in the Middle East region. We strongly encourage talented young UAE nationals with high professional aspirations to apply for this role.
You will thought-partner with McKinsey consultants, knowledge professionals and clients to articulate, scope, prioritize research needs by setting them in context of business problems, and put together relevant information on regional economics/ regulatory environment/ regional human capital/ consumer base/ localized industries, using a broad spectrum of appropriate sources.
You'll be expected to perform a variety of analyses such as bench marking, trends identification, industry and competitive profiling, market sizing, growth projections, opportunity scanning, to add value to problem solving discussions. Provide synthesis, insight, and practical implications within tight deadlines, via end products in the form of single exhibits, written summaries, basic fact packs, and spreadsheets. At every point serve as a sparring partner, leverage internal and external networks, engage in team problem solving, share evolving business trends and best practices and contribute to knowledge creation initiatives. You will also get valuable client exposure, especially to help in capability building for converting strategy to execution.