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Constantia Flexibles


Constantia Flexibles is the world’s fourth largest producer of flexible packaging. Based on the guiding principle of ‘People, Passion, Packaging’, some 7,200 employees manufacture tailor-made packaging solutions at 32 sites in 18 countries. Many international companies and local market leaders from the food and pharma industries choose the sustainable and innovative products of Constantia Flexibles.

For our Group Competence Center in Germany and Austria we are looking for a

Group R&D Patent Manager (f/m)

What we expect

Duties and Responsibilities:

In this interesting and challenging position you are responsible among others for:
• You are responsible for the whole patent portfolio of Constantia Group with direct reporting line to our Senior Vice President Group R&D
• You register property rights (patents and utility model) and take care of patent oppositions
• You research patents, answer decrees, calculate and define inventor royalties as well as plan/monitor budgets
• You work closely together and steer our external patent lawyers
• You monitor and evaluate the property rights of competitors
• You further strengthen the internal team through optimization of procedures and processes and contribution with know-how
• You support our department in the internal promotion of our property rights
• You train our product management and sales force with your knowledge



• Degree (Master or Bachelor) in science or engineering
• Several years of working experiences in a similar position in a patent department, preferable in a production company in an international environment
• Profound knowledge in patent law
• Good understanding of the internal value chain
• Excellent communication skills in English and German
• Very good communicator who supports collaboration and cross-divisional exchange
• Willingness to go the extra mile

• Travelling (approximately 10%)
• Ability to understand and convey key messages of complex coherences
• Excellent MS Office skills
• Open minded and precise personality with ability to work independently and to prioritize tasks and manage her/his own time





What we offer:

We offer a responsible and challenging collaboration in a strong growing, global company with the possibility to further grow within the organization.


The minimum annual gross salary according to the applicable collective bargaining agreement amounts to € 41,290.- plus overpayment. The overpayment depends on the  qualifications of the jobholder.

Start date: as soon as possible
If you are interested in being part of an international, flexible and highly motivated team, please do not hesitate and send your application to:

Constantia Flexibles Group GmbH, Jasmin Grünstäudl, Rivergate, Handelskai 92, 1200 Vienna, +43 (0)1 888 5640 1345, yourcareer(at)