Senior Knowledge Analyst – Mining Industry

at Boston Consulting Group
Location Boston, Massachusetts
Date Posted July 12, 2022
Category Mining / Oil / Gas
Job Type Full Time



As a Senior Knowledge Analyst (SKA) within BCG's Industrial Practice Area, you will work in a growing global team, providing insights on mining industry whilst working together with case and proposal teams to provide knowledge assets, analysis and expert advisory. You'll serve as a thought partner and content expert to case teams and topic/sector leaders, helping structure and solve complex issues.

Additionally, you will support the mining topic in developing existing & new intellectual property and knowledge assets. You will work on commercialization efforts for the topic/sector, in conjunction with business leaders, supporting marketing efforts, conferences and publications. As a Senior Knowledge Analyst you will assist with on-boarding, training and guiding junior colleagues and share best practices within the team.

We partner with Industrial Goods clients in all regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises. Our customized approach combines deep insight into the dynamics of companies and markets with close collaboration at all levels of the client organization. This ensures that our clients achieve sustainable competitive advantage, build more capable organizations, and secure lasting results.


Solving client problems through formulating relevant research and/or analytical approaches in mining/extractive industries

· Codifying knowledge and maintaining assets and tools for Mining topic based on different client contexts

· Communicating with senior stakeholders, in a credible and confident way

· Working collaboratively and effectively in a group dynamic often virtual, proficient in agile ways of working

· Flexibility and bringing a curious and creative mindset, open to new things and able to propose innovative ideas

· Ability to navigate complexity and ambiguity


1-2+ years of consulting experience in mining/O&G/ESG-related topics preferred

· In lieu of consulting experience, 2+ years minimum mining industry experience required; 3-6+ years of industry experience strongly preferred.

· Background on ESG and climate change topics across mining sector preferred

· Bachelor's Degree required (advanced degree preferred)

· Fluency in English

· Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills to interact with internal and external stakeholder while working in a global collaborative team environment

YOU'LL WORK WITH As a Senior Knowledge Analyst you will collaborate with global topic leads and colleagues across BCG to bring expertise and capabilities to the service of our internal and external clients. Our team is made up of a diverse pool of knowledge positions that allow us to pursue exciting, innovative knowledge careers. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

The Knowledge Team (KT) is a group of functional and/or industry experts leveraging deep domain knowledge to enable insight for case teams and clients. KT members are affiliated to BCG Practice Areas, plugged into the strategic agenda and building and deploying leading edge IP data tools/assets to deliver insight.

BCG's Knowledge Team members have the opportunity to be staffed on cases and help co-create insights with case teams and clients through expert perspectives on industry trends, delivery of proprietary data or tools in a particular function and complex research and analysis of market information. KT members also support the PA's business development and proposals and help to organize and codify the knowledge that enables BCG to deliver superior business value for its clients.