Here’s an exciting summer internship opportunity for anyone interested in social media consulting. Note the early deadline – 23rd December!
Summer Associate, NM Incite – a Nielsen / McKinsey Company (New York, NY)
NM Incite, a Nielsen / McKinsey company, helps businesses harness the full potential of social media intelligence to drive superior business performance across their organization. This collaboration between The Nielsen Company, the world’s largest provider of consumer insight and a leader in social media analysis, and McKinsey & Company, one of the most trusted and respected management consulting firms, is committed to helping clients better understand “what’s next” and advising them on how to effectively transform their organization to capitalize on these new trends.
The Summer Associate position, within the new strategy consulting practice of NM Incite, is designed for students pursuing an M.B.A. or other advanced degree with between-year breaks. The program provides an opportunity to experience consulting at NM Incite first hand.
NM Incite’s new strategy consulting practice is focused on working with leading corporations to utilize social technologies across the enterprise, with initial focus on marketing, new product development, change management, and social care.
Summer Associates can expect to work in joint project teams with NM Incite and McKinsey consultants, as well as NM Incite researchers, and will play an active role in all aspects of the work: identifying issues, forming hypotheses, designing and conducting analyses, synthesizing conclusions, and helping to implement change. Moreover, Summer Associates will have the opportunity to make a significant impact on the growing NM Incite consulting team.
Successful Summer Associates may be extended an offer to join us as a fulltime member of the NM Incite consulting practice after completing their graduate degree.
We seek highly motivated people with outstanding academic credentials and a strong record of extracurricular activity, professional accomplishment, and leadership. In addition, we place high value on relevant personal qualities: resourcefulness, tenacity, independence, energy, and self-confidence.
We are also looking for individuals with a passion for and interest in social media, data analytics, and working in an innovative, entrepreneurial environment. Previous experience in management consulting is also recommended for all applicants.
During the assessment process, we leverage a wide range of techniques to ensure a fair and accurate evaluation of your abilities and achievements. Generally, the interview process will consist of two components:
– The first round of discussions will typically consist of two 30-minute, back-to-back case studies plus personal experience interviews with NM Incite consultants
– The final round will consist of an interview with a member of the NM Incite executive leadership team
Interested candidates should submit their cover letter and resume (including GMAT scores) via email to Nikisha Ramsey (NM Incite Recruiter) at Nikisha.Ramsey@Nielsen.com. Applications are due by 6pm on Friday, December 23rd.