Global Product Manager Loader Cranes (m/f/d)


PALFINGER stands for most innovative, reliable and economic hoist-equipment on utility vehicles and in the maritime sector. To strengthen our Köstendorf team we are looking for a Global Product Manager Loader Cranes (m/f/d).


  • In this role, you are a member of the product line management team and are therefore largely responsible for the global success of the product line
  • As an interface manager, you will supervise our local product managers, identify market trends in various business areas in good time and define the resulting customer needs.
  • You can successfully integrate your innovation management for new markets and technologies into future projects.
  • In addition, you create market analysis roadmaps based on comparisons in terms of strengths / weaknesses / opportunities / risks with the competitors.
  • You accompany the entire product life cycle - from the first innovative product solutions to the launch on the market.
  • As a result, you will create specifications for product series and system developments.
  • As a tech-savvy consultant, you will also support our customers with special solutions.


  • Completed technical and economic training (technical college / university) in the field of product management, mechanical engineering, mechatronics, industrial engineering or comparable study programs
  • Structured way of working
  • Product knowledge is an advantage
  • Professional experience in product management desired
  • Enjoy working with people from other cultures
  • Very good language skills in German and English
  • Willingness to travel internationally


  • ​​Performance-related compensation and attractive incentive schemes
  • The opportunity to work in an international business environment 
  • Good life-balance thanks to flexible working hours
  • Personal development opportunities and career opportunities
  • Training opportunity

Minimum gross salary according to Austrian metal industry collective agreement is EUR 43.281,70. We are willing to overpay according to training and qualification.


We are looking forward to your informative application!


Doris Weiß

HR Business Partner
Palfinger Europe GmbH
Moosmühlstraße 1 | 5203 Köstendorf | Austria

Palfinger Europe Gmbh Köstendorf

Palfinger Europe GmbH
Moosmühlstraße 1 , 5203 Köstendorf
Palfinger Palfinger Europe Gmbh Köstendorf

Job Benefits

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