We are working exclusively with global British manufacturer in their search for an Intellectual Property Specialist to join their in-house IP department.
The successful individual will be the point of contact between the in-house patent attorney, inventors and wider legal department. You will support IP capture and manage the creative and commercial sides of the business. You will be responsible for performing novelty searches for proposed new inventions, carry our infringement searches, competitor analysis, landscape search and analysis, manage confidentiality agreements, develop and promote IP best practice and patent/design portfolio management.
Ideally, you will have a science/engineering degree or background and some experience working within the intellectual property sector OR a post-grad IP qualification.
Candidates should be confident self-starters and possess excellent analytical skills. This forensic mind twinned with an enthusiastic and outgoing personality are essential.