Senior Manager Corporate Internal Audit & Investigations (f/m/d)


PALFINGER stands for the most innovative, reliable and economical lifting solutions worldwide, which are used on commercial vehicles, for bridge inspection equipment and in the maritime sector. To strengthen our team in Bergheim / Vienna, we are looking for a Senior Manager Corporate Internal Audit & Investigations (f/m/d) with an IT-Audit focus.

Are you looking for a new exciting challenge and a broad range of tasks in a multinational business environment? Do you think analytically and want to focus on details without losing context? Do you want to gain experience in the manufacturing industry and understand how an international, listed group works? Are you familiar with internal audit requirements? Are you constantly involved with the latest technical changes in IT and are you familiar with the requirements for IT audits?

As part of the dynamic and motivated Corp. Internal Audit & Investigations team, the Senior Manager position with a focus on IT audits as well as the digitalisation of the internal audit function offers diverse and challenging projects in an international environment as well as the opportunity to contribute to operational and strategic goals through analytical and advisory tasks, always with the aim of creating added value for PALFINGER.

Your Tasks

  • Support of the team in the conduct of internal audits / special projects
  • Coordination & handling of quarterly follow-up of measures
  • Support of the team in the further development of tools & templates
  • Proactive learning and development (e.g. learning on the job) of future-oriented competences and skills related to internal audit topics

Your Qualification

  • Successfully completed university studies (business informatics, business administration or comparable subjects)
  • At least five years of practical professional experience in internal audit / IT audit - Big4 experience an advantage
  • Several years of experience in the field of IT auditing as well as certification such as CISA; CISSP, CISM
  • Project management skills are a plus
  • Fluent in English and German; other foreign language skills are an advantage
  • Strong analytical thinking and a precise and structured way of working
  • High personal integrity, authentic behaviour and a high degree of personal responsibility
  • Discretion and appropriate handling of sensitive issues
  • Good understanding of internal group/company processes and the business context
  • Willingness to travel for projects abroad

We offer

  • Challenging and meaningful work in a very successful international company
  • Life balance through flexible working hours and individual freedom of action
  • Performance-related pay and attractive bonus systems
  • Personal and professional development opportunities
  • Voluntary social benefits through our PALfit company health management system


We offer an attractive and performance-related salary based on your qualifications and professional experience, which can be significantly higher than the collective agreement for this position (KV minimum based on full-time employment is 44.580,06 gross per year).


We look forward to receiving your application!


Laura Schnekenleitner

HR Business Partner
Lamprechtshausener Bundesstraße 8 | 5101 Bergheim | Austria


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