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Project Manager for Innovation (m/f)

ALPLA Werke Alwin Lehner GmbH & Co KG / Hard / Austria / Project Management

What you will enjoy doing

  • Drive innovation projects from ideation to development to launch and beyond. Bring ALPLA into the leading position in the world of plastic packaging and ensure that ALPLA is a recognized leader for innovation within its business
  • Define and lead opportunities for new product-, technology-, services-, process- and business model innovation
  • Process and evaluate ideas generated out of the ALPLA Innovation pipeline and prepare holistic and comprehensive pre-studies for project decisions
  • Develop project scope and deliverables
  • Manage project implementation to achieve project goals while controlling resources, risks, conflicts, timelines and costs
  • Manage multidisciplinary project teams, including internal stakeholders as well as external business partners, technology providers, universities, vendors, etc...
  • Contribute to the creation of the ALPLA Innovation roadmap
  • Active networking within the ALPLA world and external stakeholders to advance idea generation on a global scale
  • Support the generation of IP rights by following the ALPLA patent strategy
  • Continuously promote innovation and innovative thinking

What makes you great

  • Technical degree
  • Market knowledge in plastic packaging
  • High level of curiosity, creativity, and critical thinking skills
  • Intrinsic understanding of trends in related markets, products and technologies
  • Strong facilitation, communication and project management skills
  • Excellent English and German in written and oral form
  • Independent thinking, high commitment, target orientated, assertiveness and team spirit
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment

What you can expect working with us

  • A modern and family work environment
  • Integration in a highly energetic, dynamic and growing team
  • Challenging tasks with a high degree of self-responsibility
  • Individual performance will be remunerated and further development supported

Legally mandatory note: In line with the minimum salary stipulated in the collective agreement, the actual salary for this position is based on professional qualifications and experience.

Contact person
Elise Lorek , Human Resources

ALPLA Werke Alwin Lehner GmbH & Co KG
Mockenstraße 34, 6971Hard, Austria
T +43 (5574) 602 661,

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