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Performance Improvement Analyst - Energy Insights

Job Amsterdam, NL
Posted 9 Feb 2021

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Dutch (Fluent)

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2 to 4 years

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  • University degree with excellent academic record
  • 2-4 years of experience ideally in the oil & gas or energy industry; background in consulting, strategy and/or research is a plus
  • Modeling capability using Excel and experience managing large datasets with databases
  • Distinctive analytical and quantitative skills
  • Proven record of leadership in a work setting and/or through extracurricular activities
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing


You’ll work with our McKinsey Energy Insights team in Amsterdam.  

Energy Insights, a specialist data and analytics unit, provides distinctive analysis, insights, and support to energy players. We offer services along the oil and gas value chain, including exploration and production, refining and marketing, natural gas, trading and oil field services, and equipment.

Energy Insights’ dedicated specialists apply proprietary tools and methodologies and a data-driven approach. With our strong ties with McKinsey’s oil and gas consulting practice and access to the expertise of the wider McKinsey network, our research and analysis yield knowledge available nowhere else.


You will spend a significant amount of time analyzing large datasets, synthesizing and communicating findings, and managing and improving benchmarking delivery tools.

In this role, you will analyze large datasets using databases and Excel, synthesize communication of findings and manage the delivery tools. You will play an active role in the delivery of performance improvement and benchmarking studies. You will also liaise with clients regularly over the phone and face-to-face in management presentations.

You will design new client services and tools for the oil and gas and energy industries. You will build upstream oil and gas industry expertise while specializing in a range of sectors over time. You will work with senior expert practitioners to develop insights and play a key role in managing this knowledge. You will manage the benchmarking delivery tools including the proprietary databases and models, as well as play a key role in the continuous efforts to improve ways in which we develop and deliver results to clients.

You’ll have the opportunity to gain new skills and build on the strengths you bring to the firm.  You will receive exceptional training as well as frequent coaching and mentoring from colleagues.

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