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Solution Analyst - Global Energy Perspectives

Posted 15 May 2022
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2 to 5 years
Full-time / part-time
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You’ll be based in Amsterdam as part of the Energy Insights team, working internationally with global clients. Energy Insights is part of McKinsey’s Global Energy & Materials practice.

GEP is part of Energy Insights, the data, analytics, and technology arm of McKinsey’s Global Energy (GEM) practice, covering proprietary market outlooks, asset benchmarks and predictive analytics. Our clients cover the entire energy value chain including energy companies, industry clients, investors and public sector clients.

Working hand-in-hand with our Global Energy & Materials consulting practice and with access to the expertise of the wider McKinsey network, our research and analysis yield knowledge available nowhere else.


You will help shape McKinsey energy insights’ perspectives on global energy demand through our proprietary energy demand projection models.

In this role, you will focus on one or more specific modules (e.g. buildings, transport, industry, power) and will work closely with experts from our Oil & Gas, Electric Power, Chemicals, Basic Materials and Sustainability & Resource Productivity practices. This will involve coordinating macroeconomic, technological and policy trends with McKinsey’s insights on industry level and overall energy system development..

You will do daily problem solving in partnership with your manager, the leadership of energy insights and a range of colleagues within the wider firm. Over time, you will have the opportunity to develop more detailed projections and scenarios, contribute to the strategic direction of your area and help develop new assets. You will deepen your global energy markets expertise and based on your knowledge, you will increasingly become the 'go-to' person in your content area, available for questions from colleagues as well as clients. This also includes longer-term staffing on client-serving projects.


  • Advanced degree in management, engineering, economics or any other discipline with a quantitative focus
  • Outstanding record of academic achievement and demonstrated aptitude for analytics
  • Proven record of leadership in a work setting and/or through extracurricular activities
  • Passion for energy transition
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and can work effectively with people at all levels in an organization
  • Ambition to work in a fast-paced, result-oriented team with steep learning curve and strong commitment to coaching and development
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing

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