Associate Partner - McKinsey Digital
McKinsey & Company - Johannesburg, Gauteng
Advanced degree, preferably an MBA in a relevant field
10+ years of work experience after graduate school, with a distinctive record of professional achievement and impact
Associate Principal/Partner level (or equivalent title) experience at a consulting firm
Experience leading cross-functional teams and in-depth of knowledge/defined involvement in helping frame, design and execute solutions for challenging business situations
Client relationships and collaborative approach; outstanding listening skills and the ability to manage scope and quality of work
Proven thought leadership within his/her industry space including production, syndication/publication of marketable knowledge
Exceptional intellectual and analytical curiosity, a creative visionary who can manage innovation
Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively – both verbally and in writing – in English and Japanese
WHO YOU'LL WORK WITH
You'll be based in our Tokyo or Osaka office and will work hand in hand with clients on solving their most important business challenges.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
You will consult to existing client service teams as well as top managers at client organizations, and with your sound expertise, provide leadership and direction.
Within the firm, you'll plays the role of an entrepreneur who reinvents McKinsey and opens up new opportunities for client impact. You'll be a mentor and an advisor to developing consultants, and as a member of McKinsey’s global network, you will be responsible for integrating insights from internal and external specialists as well as developing world-class knowledge.
You will be an important source of intellectual insight on a client project, framing business problems in a way that the team can then execute to drive impact and client value. Specifically, you'll be responsible for identifying and developing new client opportunities to advise companies on transformational change and capability building.
You will lead engagements on day-to-day problem solving, team management, and client management, bringing in deep functional knowledge, expertise, and proprietary tools to every client situation. You will manage and develop strategic client relationships while ensuring the highest quality client work. Lastly, you will inspire, lead and develop new consulting staff.