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A Summer of Strategy in Melbourne - Applications Accepted in Australia until August 9

In the summer of 2013/14 I had the privilege of being a Summer Associate in L.E.K.’s Melbourne office, and after a great experience at the firm I returned in 2015 as a full-time Associate. With L.E.K. Australia now hiring a new cohort of Summer Associates in the Sydney and Melbourne offices, I thought it would be a good opportunity for me to share some highlights from my time as a Summer Associate.

L.E.K. Australia Recruiting for Summer Associate 2015-2016 Class

L.E.K. Australia is now recruiting for the summer associate class of 2015-2016. Applications will be accepted until Sunday August 9th. Watch this video to learn about the application process. 

Why Should You Choose L.E.K. over other Management Consulting Firms in Australia?

Australian penultimate graduates are sifting through the myriad of management consulting companies in the market place. How do you know what makes each one different? What makes L.E.K. Consulting stand above the rest? Find out in this video.

Applying to L.E.K. Australia - Applications Accepted Until March 8

L.E.K. Australia is now accepting applications for associates. In this video, the L.E.K. Australia partners and consultants describe the application process and what you can expect going through it.

Australia Recruiting Season Ramps Up - Answers to your FAQs

As Associate recruiting in Australia begins in 2015 for positions commencing in 2016, L.E.K. Australia Recruitment Manager Janine Clifford offers answers to some of your frequently asked questions.

Core Skills at L.E.K.

Case study questions are a cornerstone of the L.E.K. recruitment process. Over a number of interviews I was asked to size the market for beef products and residential mortgages, analyze a waste management business, and determine how to increase the revenue earnings of an airliner. The common underlying thread among these interviews is the need to seek out candidates with outstanding critical thinking skills.

MBA Case Interview Tips

Aspiring Consultants: As you ramp up efforts this fall to prepare for the upcoming recruiting season, I’ve pulled together a few minor tips that may help you “crack the case” in your interviews. This quick list is partially based on some of the most frequent mistakes I’ve seen over the past few years, and hopefully supplements what you’re already learning in your respective Consulting Clubs.

L.E.K. Market Sizing Interview

L.E.K.'s interview process includes the critical market-sizing case study in which you will be asked to approach a sample case study and analyze relevant data. This is a core part of the interview process, and thus an important part to prepare for. This video outlines a market-sizing interview for you, including a step-by-step guide to getting through it. 

The Answers to Your Most Frequently Asked Questions about L.E.K. Recruitment

L.E.K. Consulting is actively recruiting associates and consultants across the U.S. and conducting informational sessions at colleges throughout the fall. I receive many inquiries about recruitment: To whom do I address my cover letter? Do you sponsor consulting positions from non-U.S. prospective employees? Can I apply to a position if you don't actively recruit at my university? Read more to find out the answers to these questions and others. 

We're Hiring! Why You Should Apply at L.E.K. Consulting

We are delighted to be back on campus this fall, and we are excited to meet the next class of potential L.E.K. employees!