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Careers in consulting

These professionals are active in the key areas of information, counselling and guidance. They can offer innovative solutions to a variety of business or management challenges. Explore consulting careers.

Examples of positions

Positions and related duties vary according to the area of expertise and the university degree obtained.

  • Analyst
  • Management or Strategy Consultant
  • Functional Consultant

To get a position in a large consulting firm, candidates must have a strong academic record and outstanding extracurricular achievements (a very high GPA, active involvement in student activities, internships and employment experience in prestigious firms).


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Other resources

Advice Capsules by Laurence Wilhelmy, Recruiter at McKinsey and Company

More on careers in management?

Consult the CareerLeader guide (Access in the section ‟Resources / Careers in business” of the My Career portal)

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