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Kearney EMEA

227 West Monroe Street
Chicago, IL 60606



Kearney is one of the original global management consulting firms that has long specialized in operations and supports clients through large transformations. The firm works with more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, as well as governmental and nonprofit organizations. A solidly midsize firm with a strong international reputation, Kearney is poised to offer consultants the best of both worlds: the flexibility and opportunities for exposure of a boutique supported by the infrastructure of a muc...

Company Stats


Employer Type




1,001-5,000 Employees


Featured Rankings

Vault Consulting 25 EMEA


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Employment Contact

Kate Locke – Recruitment Manager, MEA

Vault Verdict

Kearney insiders love their firm’s unique blend of professional growth opportunities and a closely-knit culture. The firm’s strength lies in its ability to balance challenging, high-quality projects with a supportive and inclusive environment, where colleagues often become friends—although that may also be a by-product of spending long hours together (yes: those are just as much of a feature of life at Kearney as they are across much of the rest of the industry).

Most insiders seem satisfied with compensation and benefits, but the true driver of satisfaction at the  firm is its focus on care and trust in its employees. As an international mid-size, the firm is seen as small enough to maintain personal connections yet large enough to undertake significant pro...

About the Company

Kearney has been a trusted advisor to the world’s foremost organizations for almost a century and continues to live by the principles established by its founder Andrew Thomas (Tom) Kearney so long ago: “Our success as consultants will depend on the essential rightness of the advice we give and our capacity for convincing those in authority that it is good.”

Kearney is a leading global management consulting firm with more than 3,600 people working in more than 40 countries. They work with more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, as well as with the most influential governmental and non-profit organizations.

Kearney is a partner-owned firm with a distinctive, collegial culture that transcends organizational and geographic boundaries—and it shows. Regardless of location or rank, their consultants are ...

Employee Reviews

  • “A constant learning journey, whilst surrounded by great people.”
  • “Caring about its employees, as well as the clients. This means that we always have the best interest at heart for our clients and will speak to them honestly rather than what is good for us, or them in the short-term.”
  • “Freedom and hard-working entrepreneurship combined with team play and max intellectual challenge.”
  • “Steep learning curve keeps you busy, so the job is always exciting and doesn’t let you get bored.”
  • “The best culture I have experienced vs. other 3 companies I’ve been part of - friendship, fun, and learning.”

Getting Hired Here

  • “2 rounds of 3 interviews usually, with some variations.”
  • “Fast process; transparent feedback.”
  • “Interview process is standardized with 3 interviews by 3 interviewers, each 1 hour. Callback process usually takes less than 1 week. And there is no ideal candidate, as we are looking for smart individuals who can structure the given inputs and identify potential challenges, to develop a solution-oriented approach and if necessary know how to calculate some part of the solution.”
  • “The firm’s process seems fast. The ideal candidate the firm’s looking for is an intelligent consultant who has a firm set of values that align with those of the firm.”
  • “The recruiting process is very personal and quick, so feedback is given directly after the interviews in most cases. People are very friendly and it is a calm atmosphere, which makes it easy to be in the process.”

Perks & Benefits

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