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Who you are

If you are looking for an opportunity to apply your skills, experience, and passion to real problems in a challenging and highly varied environment, a transition to consulting might be the right step for you.

  • You should have an excellent university degree with a technical or business specialization.
  • You should demonstrate outstanding analytical and conceptual skills, initiative, creativity, and the ability to work well alone and in a team.
  • In addition, you have gained initial professional experience in an area of operations (capital projects and infrastructure, manufacturing and supply chain, product development and procurement, and service operations). You are enthusiastic for taking on longer, international assignments.
  • You are passionate about operational excellence.


Expert in Manufacturing in Copenhagen, Manager of the OEP in Gothenburg

"I like working at McKinsey because of two things: (1) the constant learning and (2) my great colleagues. By joining the OEP program, you are off to a strong start within these two areas."

Our locations

Our locations

Over the past ten years, the OEP has been expanded to seven training locations in Western Europe.  If you would like to apply for a junior practice specialist position, please apply for one of our locations.

Service lines

Service lines

The tasks that make up the field of operations are as extensive as they are diverse. Together, our consultants have deep expertise across the full range of operations topics. Our distinctiveness comes as much from the breadth of our expertise as from its depth. During the OEP, you will become an expert in one of these four areas of expertise: