Consulting cover letter: the ultimate guide
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Subscriber Account active since. McKinsey and Company is super tough to break into but well worth the effort when it comes to salary. One of your first chances to prove your value to this uber-competitive management consulting firm is through a cover letter. As stated on McKinsey's website : "Your application i. While the company's website notes that a cover letter isn't required in an online application, "unless you wish to alert [McKinsey] to an unusual circumstance or to provide information on a reapplication," recruiters emphasized that it's still an important part of the hiring process. Portia Kibble Smith, an executive recruiter at Karat who has four decades of corporate experience and has placed many candidates at McKinsey, added: "The single biggest reason for a cover letter is that when I talk to hiring managers, they're probably reviewing each resume for 10 to 30 seconds.
How to Apply
I am writing in response to the Business Analyst Intern position offered. This cover letter is aimed at outlining the skills and knowledge I have acquired from my studies in related fields, as well as the diverse experience I have gained from my previous work experiences. I believe I possess the necessary capabilities in order to make a difference and create value in your organisation.
I am writing to request an interview for a business analyst intern position at McKinsey. I enjoyed learning about your company from website, newspapers and publications. I have a strong ambition to pursue a career in the business consulting world as a member of McKinsey. Your company offers a unique opportunity to interact with leading global companies and provide solid contributions to their results.