Intellectual Property Specialist

Job details

Reference 050822IPSS
Job Type Permanent
Location Southampton
Salary £35,000 - £40,000
Date Posted 05/08/2022

Job description

If you have experience in an area(s) of intellectual property, whether that be in patents or trademarks and if your specialism is in administration, paralegal, renewals, formalities, or validations - Then this firm has a vacancy for you!

This is a specialist IP firm, one of the largest and most respected in both the UK and Europe. The firm also offers flexible working with some home-working days if preferred. They are hiring for an IP Specialist and are open to this person joining one of the following teams:

- Patent Support Services 

- Patent Renewals

- EP Validation 

- Trade Mark Support Services (which includes TM Renewals)

This is according to the person's aspirations and experience. So if you are thinking of moving into a new IP role then there is plenty of opportunity here! As expected, the responsibilities of the role vary according to which team the person joins but as a general rule you can expect to be supporting patent and/or trademark attorneys and staff with support tasks and regularly working with IP documentation.

Ideal experience:

Solid experience of working in an IP support function, ideally gained within an IP attorney firm. Handling tasks such as: Maintaining Case Records and Deadlines, processing official correspondence from the EPO, UKIPO, WIPO, EUIPO etc., handling and forwarding incoming correspondence from clients and foreign associate firms. 

You should have working knowledge of patent, design and/or trade mark formalities, ideally with the CIPA/CITMA Administrator’s Certificate/s.

An advantage would be experience with IP portfolio management systems (ideally Inprotech), including some understanding of how underlying these systems are configured with underlying rules.

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Apply via this advert or email:- - or - call:- +44 (0)20 8076 8393

Caselton Clark are an Intellectual Property agency based in London. We work in partnership with the Perry Clayman Employment Agency on vacancies in the UK and across Europe.

For our latest vacancies please visit or contact us on +44 (0)20 8076 8393.

Contact Details
This vacancy was posted by Stephen Gill who can be contacted on 020 8076 8393.

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