A leading public sector organisation is seeking an IP Manager to work on their extensive portfolio of research activities. The organisation is a worldwide leader within the sector in which they operate and as such the innovations that they produce are used in everyday items as well as large scale landmark projects.
The IP Manager will have responsibility for ensuring that all IP related deadlines are properly registered and monitored via the appropriate database and you will be required to evaluate Invention Disclosures resulting in a decision on patentability and other forms of IP protection.
The successful candidate with ideally hold a postgraduate degree in Engineering or Physical Sciences (other technical disciplines will be considered) and have previous demonstrable experience working in a technology transfer, business development, IP Management or other relevant commercial business environment.
Meticulous attention to detail
Well-organised and excellent communication and team working skills
Strong analytical skills, logical work ethic
Ability to manage age several project simultaneously.
Ability to prioritise work load and a drive to learn and get involved in a wide variety of activities