McKinsey African Leaders on the Move Conference 2021
DEADLINE: 12 November 2021
MCKINSEY & CO, one of the world's leading corporate consulting firms, invites individuals who are passionate about Africa to apply to African Leaders on the Move to learn more about their offices, roles, and work in the region.
McKinsey has six offices in Africa – Johannesburg, Lagos, Luanda, Casablanca, Nairobi, Addis Ababa. They serve many leading African organizations across sectors including energy and materials, financial services, consumer goods and retail, telecommunications, infrastructure and logistics, as well as the public and social sectors. McKinsey also plays an important role in building capabilities and creating African leaders—both in their clients’ organizations and in their own.
November 25th – 26th 2021
McKinsey is looking for applicants from various academic or professional backgrounds interested in pursuing an exciting career in consulting and passionate about working in Africa. Undergraduates, post-graduates, and professionals with up to 4 years of experience are invited to apply.
This event is non-evaluative. It is an opportunity for you to get to know us and learn more about working with McKinsey in Africa.
How to apply To be considered to the African Leaders on the Move event, we ask that you submit the following:
Your CV in English (2 pages maximum). Your CV should include details of your education and grades, work experience, and extracurricular activities and achievements.
Africa office location preference. We advise you to make your choice based on geographic ties—that is, you have studied or lived in the country. You should be fluent in the local language and meet work eligibility requirements of the country where the office you apply to is located.
What to expect? Attendees will have the opportunity to do the following:
interact with McKinsey leaders as they talk about their entrepreneurial journeys, personal experiences, and expertise
participate in workshops-involving topics such as public sector, digital, banking, energy, and others-to learn about McKinsey's work and problem-solving approach
learn about the potential opportunities offered in Africa
Those selected to attend will be notified three days before the event.
How to apply
To apply, simply submit your CV by 12 November 2021.