Patent Attorney (Bio)
We are seeking an experienced (2-3 yrs PQE) European Patent Attorney to join our IP team who will be responsible for a substantial and rapidly growing portion of our biochemistry IP estate.
The successful candidate will have a background in biochemistry but will also be someone who is comfortable with interacting with scientists/mathematicians/ engineers from other disciplines within the company.
Reporting to the Head of IP, this role will provide substantial flexibility in growing and shaping the patent portfolio in alignment with the business strategy as well as helping shape the future direction of the IP department.
Responsibilities include the prosecution and management of the IP estate, drafting of applications, management of relationships with external collaborators as well as other IP related aspects such as agreements and competitor monitoring. You will work closely with the internal R&D dept. and corporate team, external counsel and licensors.
What We Are Looking For…..
The ideal candidate is someone who is dynamic, self-assured, and able to work independently.
The Patent Attorney will have exceptional technical and commercial awareness with excellent communication, team working, patent prosecution/ drafting and project management skills.
We welcome applications from those with an industry or private practice background.
Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.
Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.Apply now