Consultant (Operation Practice)




Europe & The Middle East




Consumer products, Energy & environment, Engineered products & infrastructure, Process industries & building materials, Retail

Who We Are

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What You'll Do


Our Operations practice is BCG's largest functional practice area, and we are now growing in the Nordics! We are therefore seeking outstanding candidates to join our consulting team in Oslo. However, our client work is global and international, hence travel could be expected.

Ideal candidates have passion for and expertise in operational improvement topics such as Supply Chain, manufacturing and/or services or Procurement across one or multiple industries. Experience with topics like advanced analytics or Industry / Services 4.0 related to operational improvement is highly relevant. They have worked in professional services or at a leading multinational company as well as in international team environments, with senior audiences.

As a Consultant in our practice, you will use your operations knowledge and experience to lead large and complex components of our projects. You’ll work closely with clients to understand their issues, build strategies for change, win buy-in for your recommendations, and collaborate with fellow BCGers to transform clients’ potential into performance.

What You'll Bring (Experience & Qualifications)


  4-7 years of experience from either professional services (consulting) or from industry at a leading multinational company

  Line and/or project management experience

  Master’s degree from leading University with outstanding academic achievement


  Supply Chain


  Lean Manufacturing and/or Lean Services

  Digital / Industry 4.0 or advanced analytics in operations

  Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills – ideally with Big Data tools experience

  Entrepreneurial spirit

  Strong presence & leadership skills

  Ability to navigate through ambiguity

  Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English (Norwegian is a plus)

  Strong business sense


  Open to travel and work on client sites when necessary

   Flexible, curious and creative, open for new things and able to propose innovative ideas

   Self-driven, independent and autonomous judgment

   Collaborative team player with positive attitude, high ethical standards and experienced in international work


When you join BCG’s Oslo office, you will work for the strategy consulting leader in Norway and at one of The Boston Consulting Group's most prominent offices. Founded in 1996, BCG in Oslo serve regional and international companies operating within several industries. The BCG office in Oslo is located on Henrik Ibsens gate 4, just a stroll away from the Royal Palace.

We believe in the importance of creativity, analytical skills, and entrepreneurship, and we look for these talents in the people we hire. Equally important, however, is our belief in a culture of diversity and acceptance. We are like a tight-knit family, and we enjoy having fun together. As part of our local social impact work, to which BCG as a firm is dedicated, the Oslo office works with the Norwegian Refugee Council.


  Attractive and performance-based compensation package with fixed and variable components

  Attractive insurance package and social security benefits

  Flexible Work & Work life balance

  30 days of vacation

  Norwegian classes - should you not speak Norwegian

  BCG Bicycles

  Sports and activities e.g. squash tournament and football team

  Wide variety of social office events

   Social networks – Colorful@BCG, Pride@BCG, Women@BCG, Family@BCG

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