Intellectual Property Administrator – Trade Marks
Based in: Abel & Imray’s Bath office
Salary: According to qualification and experience
We’re looking for someone, ideally with IP experience, to provide a professional, approachable and efficient support service to trade mark attorneys in order to assist in the provision of the best possible professional advisory service to our clients. You will be directly supporting attorneys in serving the needs of their clients. You’ll be joining a trade mark and patent attorney firm that works to protect some of the world’s leading brands and newest innovations.
Having excellent administration skills goes without saying, but you’ll also need to be the kind of person who enjoys a challenge and likes using your initiative. In return, we’ll give you training, a varied and rewarding working environment, and the opportunity to work towards a qualification.
What you’ll be doing
Your tasks will typically include:
You'll be based in our Bath office, in the city centre. Unless already qualified as a CITMA Paralegal we'd like whoever takes on this role to study for and pass the CITMA Paralegal Course.
Who we’re looking for
A person with a concern for order, accuracy and quality, who is used to working alongside others and who understands the importance of providing exemplary client service.
As well as being someone who thrives as part of a team, you'll be resourceful enough to work independently when needed. Combined with strong IT skills, your attention to detail will be first-class.
In terms of academic background, we're looking for:
CITMA Paralegal qualification or CIPA Introductory Certificate in Patent Administration would be useful, but is not a requirement.
More about us
Abel & Imray is a firm of patent and trade mark attorneys. Our clients range from established global brands to UK-based start-ups, who need legal advice and support to protect their intellectual property. We help safeguard their ideas and innovations by securing patent, trade marks and design registrations. That sees us work with authorities in the UK, across Europe and around the globe.
Here in our Bath office, we have twenty fee-earning legal professionals and twelve specialist support staff, including two existing administrators supporting attorneys in the Trade Marks team. Our Bath office is a friendly and vibrant working environment housed in modern offices in the centre of the city. We also have offices in London and Cardiff.
Everything we do centres around providing the highest service and professional standards to our clients and our support team plays a vital role in doing that. We're also committed to improving equality, diversity and inclusivity within our community, as members of IP Inclusive - a professional intellectual property body.
Please send your CV with covering email to Recruit10@abelimray.com