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Capital Excellence Consultant - Operations

McKinsey & Company

McKinsey & Company

Singapore · Bangkok, Thailand · Jakarta, Indonesia · Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Posted on Saturday, December 17, 2022

Capital Excellence Consultant - Operations

Who You'll Work With

You will be based in our Jakarta, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, or Bangkok office as part of our Operations practice supporting teams across South-East Asia.
We assist our clients in solving complex challenges throughout the capital project life cycle. Blending Operation and Capex thinking with hands-on practicality, our teams of consultants and experts work to develop and implement project, portfolio, organization, and process best practices that solve our clients' most critical problems.
Capex Excellence is a rapidly growing service line with deep functional expertise focusing on issue of capital allocation and project value optimization, including: business case, concept, and design optimization; procurement and contracting support; construction, commissioning, and ramp-up support and acceleration; organizational capability building as well as tools and processes selection and implementation. We strive to deliver significant and sustainable impact for our clients.

What You'll Do

You will work with colleagues and client staff to deliver small to mega capital projects/portfolios utilizing capital project management methodologies and best practice, with specific focus on construction support and on-site capability building.
You will apply your industry experience and expertise of large capital projects in portfolio optimization, project development and optimization, project delivery and capability building in capital intensive industries.
You will contribute to McKinsey’s industry knowledge by staying up to date with the latest in the capital projects industry and you will contribute to proprietary models and analyses. This will include synthesizing your findings into McKinsey formatted products. These products may be in the form of complex models and summary reports which evolve into standalone presentations that outline key findings and recommendations for internal and external audiences.


  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant engineering discipline or construction sciences; MBA is preferred
  • 6+ years of experience on major capital projects for either an owner or contractor ideally in a project management or project control role
  • Background in consulting, strategy and/or research is a plus
  • Demonstrated career trajectory and outstanding professional achievement and impact
  • Strong problem-solving skills and capability building skills
  • Interested in solutions, analytics, and Capex analytic tools
  • Proficiency in construction support, execution acceleration and Lean construction solutions
  • Open-minded and fast learner in various industries, contracting models and execution strategies
  • Logical thinking and skills to communicate complex ideas effectively

FOR U.S. APPLICANTS: McKinsey & Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

FOR NON-U.S. APPLICANTS: McKinsey & Company is an Equal Opportunity employer. For additional details regarding our global EEO policy and diversity initiatives, please visit our McKinsey Careers and Diversity & Inclusion sites.

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Job Skill Group - CSS Associate
Job Skill Code - PS - Specialist
Function - Operations;Sustainability;Technology
Industry - Capital Projects & Infrastructure;Infrastructure;Metals & Mining;Oil & Gas
Post to LinkedIn - Yes
Posted to LinkedIn Date - Thu Aug 25 00:00:00 GMT 2022
LinkedIn Posting City - Jakarta
LinkedIn Posting State/Province -
LinkedIn Posting Country - Indonesia
LinkedIn Job Title - Capital Excellence Consultant - Operations
LinkedIn Function - Consulting;Customer Service;Project Management
LinkedIn Industry - Civil Engineering;Construction;Management Consulting
LinkedIn Seniority Level - Associate