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Patent Counsellor

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Patent Counselor Location: Bangkok Report to: Group IP Counsel This role offers the opportunity to work closely with technical teams, supporting innovation activities and ensuring compliance with Intellectual Property (IP) matters.

The successful candidate will be responsible for patent drafting, filing and prosecution, conducting regular patent screenings and landscapes, and advising on IP matters in contractual and technical relationships. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a background in Science, Chemistry or Chemical Engineering plus Law to make a significant impact within a dynamic organisation.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support and promote the patent and know-how protection strategy of the Group.
  • Ensure local operational teams are fully aware of and compliant with Intellectual Property (IP) matters.
  • Work closely with technical teams to support innovation activities.
  • Secure the know-how protection and confidentiality measures for manufacturing in plants.
  • Conduct regular patent screening and landscape, FTO search and analysis.
  • Support on patent risk mitigation, including non-infringement opinion and invalidation analysis versus third party patents.
  • Advise on IP matters in contractual & technical relationships.

Key Requirements:

  • Master's degree or higher in Science, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering plus Law degree
  • Experience in organic chemistry/materials and chemical engineering related inventions
  • At least 5 years of working experience at a patent law firm or industry as an in-house patent counselor
  • Experienced patent drafting skills
  • Open and proactive attitude with good communication skills
  • Ability to work with cross-functional and international teams & make synthetic and clear reporting.
  • Ability to balance legal issues of a project with business goals through strong business acumen.

This company is a leading global organisation with a strong commitment to innovation and excellence. They offer a dynamic and inclusive work environment that fosters creativity and collaboration. Their employees are their greatest asset, and they believe in empowering them to grow their careers through professional development opportunities and rewarding work experiences.

Due to the high volume of applications, our team will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Robert Walters Recruitment (Thailand) Limited
Recruitment License No.: น. 1188 / 2551

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal

Focus: Commercial Law

Industry: Legal

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Bangkok

Job Reference: YL36MR-F003A776

Date posted: 27 June 2024

Consultant: Suporntip Hatthakaroon

Phone number: +66 2 3444871


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