IP Job vacancies

This section includes all the IP jobs that were advertised in the latest issue of the CIPA Journal as well as online only adverts. You can list all vacancies or filter your search via location and / or job type. 

If you would like to include your vacancies in the monthly publication and/or on the CIPA website please e-mail Iain Ross or telephone him on 01376 791632

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Job Vacancies

  • Fellows.jpgChemistry Patent Attorney, Yorkshire Chemistry Patent Attorney, Yorkshire It’s a common theme through our recent advertisements that recruitment is still happening even when Covid-19 is doing its worst. We don’t know how long this will go on for, we don’t know what long-term impact this will have on the profession or what positions may be available in the next six months. So, whilst it might feel prudent to wait to move positions the opposite could well be true. When lockdown ends there may still be very few...
  • Fellows.jpgClient Account Director (Multilingual), Germany Client Account Director (Multilingual), Germany Work for a leading Intellectual Property sector service provider with an excellent well-established client base. You will be primarily responsible for developing and building on existing relationships, gaining new work, whilst ensuring that none is lost. You will work in partnership with your clients providing strategic advice and ensuring that best fit solutions are found.  You will develop new creative approaches and be highly consultative...
  • Galapagos-logo.pngDirector Intellectual Property, based in Belgium, UK or SwitzerlandPleased to meet you, we are Galapagos, a dynamic fast growing Biotech company with offices in Europe and in the US. At Galapagos, we are committed to the protection of the intellectual property (IP) generated by our scientific team. We are looking for a Director Intellectual Property, based in Belgium, UK or Switzerland. Your role You work with our scientific teams to understand the innovative research from all levels of the organisation You carry out patentability and freedom to...
  • Fellows.jpgElectronics Partner Designate, Yorkshire Electronics Partner Designate, Yorkshire We are recruiting several vacancies in the Yorkshire region at the moment, despite Covid-19. Firms in the region have weathered the crisis well and are in a position to grow right now instead of waiting for all of this to be over. You really can move positions now and support will be given for relocation if you need it. This firm are looking for someone who is seeking a challenge. Someone who wants to help the firm grow by being involved in the...
  • Fellows.jpgElectronics/Physics Patent Attorney, Leeds Electronics/Physics Patent Attorney, Leeds Yorkshire seems to be a little hotbed of recruitment despite Covid-19 with firms that have the funds to make new hires due to a mixed portfolio of clients that means that they are financially secure. If you have been toying with the idea of relocation (or indeed are in Yorkshire already), there may not be a better time to do so. We are facing a period of financial insecurity and living in a city with a lower cost of living but with salaries at the...
  • Fellows.jpgElectronics/Telcos Patent Attorney, Munich Electronics/Telcos Patent Attorney, Munich British firm, Munich office. Plans for significant investment and support for growth. They would consider a German attorney already there, or a European qualified Patent Attorney interested in relocation from another jurisdiction. There is wide scope for developing your own ideas for the practice and considerable autonomy will be given. At the same time the firm has an excellent portfolio of high-tech work (in fact it is widely known for this) so...
  • Fellows.jpgEngineering Patent Attorney, London Engineering Patent Attorney, London As the virus continues its path and we have been speaking with our clients some have told us how their business has changed. There are concerns over what trade mark work there will be, expected growth in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, and the resilience of an engineering portfolio. Some of this has changed, much more medical device work, much less automotive but the work is there and hasn’t gone away. We realise this isn’t the case for...
  • Fellows.jpgEngineering Patent Attorney, Senior Associate/Partner Designate, Yorkshire Engineering Patent Attorney, Senior Associate/Partner Designate, Yorkshire Is all this working from home giving you itchy feet? Just because there’s a crisis it doesn’t mean you can’t move jobs. Yes, for the short term that would mean video interviewing and if successful, working from home for someone else (so you’ll still have to manage working in your pyjamas and distracting the kids) but in the long term just think of what could be possible. More control over what...
  • Fellows.jpgPatent Attorney, Electronics, New Zealand Patent Attorney, Electronics, New Zealand With Covid-19 all around us it might be time to revaluate your long-term options. There can’t be many places in the world more attractive than New Zealand (particularly right now) and this large reputable private practice are well placed to facilitate a move. They are very comfortable with new hires working remotely from elsewhere in the world initially and then, over time, moving to New Zealand (although if you want to move as soon as you can,...
  • Fellows.jpgPatent Attorney, Engineering, New Zealand Patent Attorney, Engineering, New Zealand The IP sector is, in general, very resilient. We survived the 2008 crash, have navigated Brexit so far and at Fellows and Associates we’re sure that the setbacks of Covid-19 will only be setbacks. As part proof, there are still vacancies being actively recruited such as working for this excellent private practice with offices across New Zealand. They’re so inundated with work they need to grow their team and are looking overseas to do...

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