Senior Manager Corp. Governance, Risk Management Compliance & Sustainability Reporting (f/m/d)


PALFINGER stands for the most innovative, reliable and economical lifting solutions worldwide for use on commercial vehicles, railway vehicles, bridge inspection equipment and in the maritime sector. To strengthen our team in Bergheim we are looking to hire a Senior Manager Corporate Governance, Risk Management Compliance & Sustainability Reporting (f/m/d).

The requirements for GRC (Governance/Risk Management/Compliance) are becoming increasingly challenging. The tasks in this team include group-wide risk management and crisis management, the conception and maintenance of the Group Policy System, the further development of the internal control system, the preparation of the annual report with management report as well as the non-financial reporting and the initiation and advancement of compliance projects. As Senior Manager Corp. GRC (m/f/d) you will take over the functional project responsibility for GRC tasks and report to our Teamlead Corp. GRC.

Your Tasks

  • Coordination and support of defined governance, compliance and risk management projects
  • Project management and creation of Group Policy projects in cooperation with different departments
  • Project management and coordination of the Sustainability committee as well as action follow-up of sustainability projects
  • Support non-financial reporting (sustainability reporting) for the preparation of the annual report of the PAFLFINGER Group
  • Further development of the internal control system and evaluation of reporting
  • Support PALFINGER colleagues through business partnering

Your Qualification

  • Completed studies in the field of business administration
  • At least 5 years of practical professional experience in compliance, accounting, sustainability reporting, controlling or a Big 4 company
  • Good knowledge in project management
  • Good knowledge in the area of compliance, accounting and reporting
  • Authentic appearance; discretion & appropriate handling of sensitive issues as well as accuracy, analytical and entrepreneurial thinking
  • Proactive attitude and excellent communication skills
  • Good sense for group/company internal processes and business interdependencies
  • Fluent in German and English; other languages are a plus
  • Willingness to travel (project related < 10%)

We offer

  • Life balance through flexible working hours and individual freedom to shape your own life
  • Performance-related remuneration and attractive bonus systems
  • Personal and professional development opportunities
  • Ongoing further training
  • Voluntary social benefits through our PALfit company health management system


Minimum gross salary according to Austrian metal industry collective agreement is EUR 45.845,38 per year. We are willing to overpay significantly according to training and qualification.

We are looking forward to your informative application!


Laura Schnekenleitner

HR Business Partner
Lamprechtshausener Bundesstraße 8 | 5101 Bergheim | النمسا


Lamprechtshausener Bundesstr. 8 , 5101 Bergheim
Palfinger Bergheim

Job Benefits

  • Learning Opportunities
  • Barrier Liberty
  • Company Doctor
  • Food Allowances
  • Company mobile phone (function related)
  • Fitness Programs
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Health Measures
  • Good transport connection
  • Mobile working (function related)
  • Canteen
  • Employee discounts
  • Parking facilities
  • Car Sharing Initiative
  • Job Ticket