Global Finance Business Partner - Digital Transformation Office (f/m/d)


PALFINGER stands for most innovative, reliable and economic hoist-equipment on utility vehicles and in the maritime sector. To strengthen our team in Bergheim we are looking for a Global Finance Business Partner – Digital Transformation Office (f/m/d).

You already have several years of experience in the area of controlling, have already worked as a senior controller in an international group and enjoy preparing figures in an understandable way. Strategic work is a must for your daily work and is one of your absolute strengths. During this, as a Global Finance Business Partner, you work closely with various departments in the PALFINGER Global Organization and do not necessarily take information for granted.

If you are interested in joining an international group and you feel addressed, we would be pleased to welcome you at PALFINGER's Bergheim site at the earliest possible date.

Your Tasks

  • Strategy Controlling
    • Strategic orientation and financial evaluation of major investments
    • Preparation of business plans as well as critical questioning of plans
    • Further development of internal and external controlling options
    • Strategic global planning including the derivation and monitoring of measures
  • Sparring Partner for Senior Management and Corporate Functions
  • Independent planning and implementation of controlling projects
  • Group reporting in accordance with IFRS and ad-hoc analyses for the Management Board
  • Global development of the controlling principles and system landscape

Your Qualification

  • Completed business management studies
  • Several years of controlling experience in an international environment (ideally with a focus on procurement and/or R&D)
  • Relevant experience in an industrial environment
  • Experience with due diligence audits, business valuations and restructuring
  • Analytical, value-oriented and entrepreneurial thinking as well as independent and structured working methods
  • Fluent in spoken and written English; additional foreign language skills are an advantage
  • Readiness to travel
  • Excellent communication skills across departmental boundaries
  • Team player with assertiveness and courage for change
  • Own ideas, open mind set and holistic way of thinking

We offer

  • A challenging and meaningful job in a very successful company
  • The opportunity to make a difference together with the team
  • Good work-life balance thanks to flexible working hours and freedom in work organisation
  • Performance-related remuneration and attractive incentive systems
  • Career planning and development opportunities, as well as ongoing training
  • Opportunity to gain international experience
  • Voluntary additional benefits from our company health management system PALfit


We offer an attractive and performance-related salary, which is based on your qualifications and professional experience and can be significantly higher than the collective agreement for this position (KV minimum on the basis of full-time employment is EUR 44.506,00 gross per year).

We are looking forward to receiving your detailed application!


Barbara Köglhaider

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