Discover attractive job opportunities with the FWF

One thing FWF employees have in common is boundless enthusiasm for science and research. As an employer, the FWF encourages personal responsibility and places particular emphasis on respectful, appreciative interaction, a strong team spirit, and dialog. Working at the FWF means supporting Austria's best researchers on their way to the top.

New work: Ready to discover your future?

The FWF offers a secure and stable working environment in the science sector. If you are curious, have a hands-on mentality, and are enthusiastic about research, the FWF is the place for you. The work environment at the FWF is characterized by mutual trust, flexible structures, and a respectful, open culture of communication between equals. Diversity, agility, and appreciation play important roles, as does work-life balance.

Jobs at FWF

Inquiries and contact

Martina Rauch, bewerbungen(at), +43 676 83487 8836

Your benefits

Numerous social activities and events make the FWF a great community to be part of.

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Flexible working hours

In addition to a convenient flexitime model, we offer reduced core working hours during the summer to better meet individual needs.

Centrally located

Centrally located, easily accessible workplace

The FWF is centrally located in Vienna’s 1st district. Our offices are in the former Postal Savings Bank, one of Austria’s most important Art Nouveau buildings. The location is very well connected to the public transportation network and is conveniently close to several subway, rail, and streetcar lines.

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Meal vouchers

Employees receive a meal allowance for each day worked, and there is a wide variety of restaurants, cafés, and take-out offers in the immediate vicinity of the Postal Savings Bank building.

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For a standard working time of 40 hours/week, a 30-minute break per day is included (pro rata for part-time employees).

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The FWF offers employees the opportunity to work for up to 40% of their time from home (up to 2 days per week for a 5-day work week).

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Continuing education

The FWF supports its employees in their further development.

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Days off

December 24, December 31, and Good Friday are non-working days. The hours for some “bridge days” before or after holidays can be banked in advance. In addition, employees over the age of 40 are entitled to an additional week of paid vacation.

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Work equipment

Employees are provided with a cell phone and a work laptop.

Are you ready to discover the FWF?

Take a look at our current job openings and send us your application. We also welcome initiative applications by email to Martina Rauch (bewerbungen(at)

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