Trademark/ IP Legal Counsel
Highly respected Healthcare multinational
Regional / Cross Boarder Work
About Our Client
Our client is a well known pharmaceutical owner and distributor of recognised brands in Asia, Pacific and Africa. They are a business who has more than doubled in size through a combination of organic growth, business development and acquisitions and continues to adapt to new markets and products.
Reporting directly to the General Counsel, you will manage the Intellectual Property portfolio and be responsible for brand protection and enforcement. Responsibilities include preparing, filing and prosecution of trademark applications, lodgement of trademark oppositions, and advising the business on changes in any laws and regulations impacting the IP portfolio.
Counterfeiting protection and social media enforcement are also key in this role.
The Successful Applicant
You possess a Bachelor Degree, preferably in Law, with a minimum of 3 years of relevant Trademark experience gained in a reputable law firm and/ or in-house. a rounded understanding of trademarks and IP portfolio in a consumer facing business is advantageous. Being able to take control of this portfolio and also teach local markets on IP issues is key to success.
A highly meticulous and solution-focused individual, you possess robust verbal and written communication skills.
What's on Offer
You can expect varied and interesting work given the regional/ global focus of the role. It also poses a great opportunity for you to move into the Healthcare industry!