Consultant – Improvement Jobs in Dubai – UAE at Wood Mackenzie

Title: Consultant – Improvement

Company: Wood Mackenzie

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Contract

Category: Management

Position: Consultant – Performance Improvement

Job Description

Our Europe Middle East and Africa Performance Improvement team is based in Dubai and serves clients across the region.  We have worked closely with a number of African and Gulf based National Oil Companies, addressing cost reduction, supply chain, capital efficiency and production optimisation questions as well as other industry transformation programs.

We are looking to grow this team ambitiously.  Wood Mackenzie offers the opportunity to work with a seasoned team with extensive blue chip consulting and industry experience, with a focus on the Energy and Natural Resources sector and with the back up of the industry’s leading research organisation.  Our Performance Improvement team works closely with our sector specialist to tackle our clients’ most difficult challenges.

We are continuing to expand and develop out footprint in the Middle East and Africa.  In particular, we are delivering major transformational engagements for large oil companies.

The role

Wood Mackenzie is looking for candidates to join the team in the Senior Consultant role.  The role require the ability to apply industry knowledge to a broad range of operational and strategic consulting projects.

Our Senior Consultants typically take responsibility for the delivery of workstreams, as part of larger teams, with responsibility for analysing complex problems, communicating with senior client staff and contributing to the overall effectiveness of the team.

We work as collaborative teams.  Team members play an important role in coaching and supporting their colleagues and client team members.  We work closely with client teams and the development of relationships and contribution to business development are important.

Work Location

Based in Dubai but with travel to client administrative offices


Three to five years professional experience, gained either in operational. Technical or commercial roles in an Energy and Natural Resources operator, or with a consulting firm (strategy house or Big Four)

Ability to structure and solve large and complex operational and commercial problems

Strong analytical skills – ability to handle large and complex data sets

Ability to engage and work with client teams, and support the implementation of transformational project / change agent

Experience of working in a large capital projects environment desirable

Desire to work on novel and challenging client situations

Additional Information

Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.

All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, age or disability.


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