2022 Young Africans Internship Program at McKinsey & Company in Ethiopia – NEW


Closing Dates: Varies

Application calls for the 2022 Young Africans Internship Program at McKinsey & Company in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

The Young Leadership Program (YLP) is a two-year full-time consulting program that develops exceptional young local Ethiopia talent into real leaders.

Role as Intern:

Applicants will work in teams of typically 3 – 5 consultants, playing an active role in all aspects of the client engagement.

This includes gathering and criticizing information, formulating and testing hypotheses, and developing and communicating recommendations. You’ll also have the opportunity to present results to client management and implement recommendations in collaboration with client team members.

Applicants will learn new skills and build on the strengths you bring to the firm. Young leaders receive exceptional training as well as frequent coaching and mentoring from colleagues on their teams. This support includes a partner from your local office or the practice assigned to you to help guide your career as well as formal training. Additionally, you’ll receive guidance and support from your local office in the selection of client projects, helping you to develop your skills and build your network.

Who Can Apply for 2022 Young Africans Internship Program at McKinsey & Company in Ethiopia:

Applying candidates must:

  • Undergraduate degree with an excellent record of academic achievement
  • 1 year (maximum) of continuous work experience in any industry
  • Great potential in leadership, problem solving and entrepreneurial drive
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively – both verbally and in writing – in English and the local language


Successful applicants will be based at our Addis Ababa office and may also have an opportunity to work in other SHaPE Hub offices across Africa.

You’ll work as part of a client project team, collaborating with colleagues and clients to solve their toughest business problems. At the end of the program, high-performing fellows progress into a business analyst role.

How To Apply:

Start your application by providing us with your resume, applicants are required to click here to start application process.