Who We Are

 

Boston Consulting Group partners with leaders in business and society to tackle their most important challenges and capture their greatest opportunities. BCG was the pioneer in business strategy when it was founded in 1963. Today, we help clients with total transformation-inspiring complex change, enabling organizations to grow, building competitive advantage, and driving bottom-line impact.

To succeed, organizations must blend digital and human capabilities. Our diverse, global teams bring deep industry and functional expertise and a range of perspectives to spark change. BCG delivers solutions through leading-edge management consulting along with technology and design, corporate and digital ventures—and business purpose. We work in a uniquely collaborative model across the firm and throughout all levels of the client organization, generating results that allow our clients to thrive.

 

Practice Area Profile

 

Climate change is not a future threat—it is an immediate one. BCG’s Climate & Sustainability practice (C&S) partners with businesses and governments to help them transform commitments into action and build a decarbonized, more sustainable world, driving technological and economic transformations to realize sustainable competitive advantage.
As part of our commitment to protecting the planet and helping clients achieve sustainable competitive advantage, BCG is deepening and broadening its focus. C&S brings together more than 550 experts covering the full range of sustainability topics, including biodiversity, circular economy, decarbonization, sustainable agriculture, transition financing, water management, and other ESG topics—across all sectors—to support our clients around the world.

 

What You’ll Do

 

WHAT WE NEED 
To help tackle climate change, and move to a more sustainable and equitable future, BCG helps clients transform to optimize for societal and business value. Our clients are facing more pressure than ever to rethink their role in society and improve their impact on people and the planet.  BCG is looking for consultants across tenures and topics. Our Climate & Sustainability practice seeks to help our private and public sector clients take on difficult challenges across a range of sectors and topics including natural resources, power & renewables, industrials, consumer goods & retail, and financial institutions.
WHAT YOU’LL DO
At BCG you will become a pivotal member of our team, working alongside some of the world’s top minds on the forefront of climate and sustainability topics. You will collaborate closely with team members from many backgrounds, advising clients across industries on how to equitably achieve their net zero ambitions and reach their sustainability goals.
To capitalize on the momentum and growth, current openings span levels and areas of expertise, meaning the type of work you will focus in could vary.
BCG consulting staff help clients to drive value on multiple levels including societal and sustainability value, financial impact, organizational transformation, improved supplier collaboration, and optimized risk management. You will collaborate on challenging projects with team members from many backgrounds and disciplines, increasing your understanding of complex business problems from diverse perspectives as well as developing new skills and experience to help you at every stage of your career—at BCG and beyond.

 

Our Expert Consulting Track (ECT)

The Expert Consulting Track (ECT) is vital to BCG’s ability to successfully meet our clients’ demand for deep expertise and advanced technical capabilities. Experts deliver next-level impact for BCG’s most complex and cutting-edge client challenges. Experts focus on developing BCG’s thought leadership, commercial capabilities, and intellectual property assets; and their work is essential to our delivery model. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team to bring the ‘best of BCG’ to our clients, Experts come from diverse backgrounds, with expertise often gained outside of BCG in industry, academia, or specialized consulting.

 

What You’ll Bring (Experience & Qualifications)

 

YOU’LL BRING (EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS)
  • Master’s degree, MBA or, PhD preferred
  • Relevant coursework in one or more of the following areas preferred: Data Analytics, Sustainability, Supply Chain, Environmental Science, Carbon Management & Accounting, Engineering
  • Full-time or internship work experience in one or more of the following areas:
    • Natural Resources: Mining and metals, oil & gas, basic materials and metals, or chemicals operations; carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) commercial strategy and market assessment, greenhouse gas reduction and energy efficiency, net-zero
    • Power & Renewables: Distributed energy resources (DER), EV vehicles and charging, electrification of industrial processes, onsite electricity generation, corporate renewables procurement
    • Industrials: Carbon accounting/disclosure and/or hydrogen/fuel cell/e-fuel strategy within chemicals, engineered processed goods, aerospace & defense, automotive, and agriculture. Supply chain experience, clean tech knowledge and low carbon manufacturing experience a plus
    • Consumer Goods & Retail: Sustainable sourcing & procurement within retail and consumer products, traceability & transparency, regenerative agriculture and food value chains, retail net-zero strategy
    • Financial Institutions, Private Equity, investing: Sustainable and impact investing strategy, ESG accounting, impact due diligence, ESG integration, net-zero strategy in financial institution setting (private equity, banks, funds, asset management)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

 

WHO YOU’LL WORK WITH
 
Climate change is not a future threat—it is an immediate one. BCG’s Climate & Sustainability practice (C&S) partners with businesses and governments to help them transform commitments into action and build a decarbonized, more sustainable world, driving technological and economic transformations to realize sustainable competitive advantage.
As part of our commitment to protecting the planet and helping clients achieve sustainable competitive advantage, BCG is deepening and broadening its focus. C&S brings together more than 550 experts covering the full range of sustainability topics, including biodiversity, circular economy, decarbonization, sustainable agriculture, transition financing, water management, and other ESG topics—across all sectors—to support our clients around the world.

 

YOU’LL BE BASED IN
We will consider candidates for any of our North American offices.
YOU’LL BE TRAVELING
Travel is expected and will vary based on project needs.