Patent Searcher & Data Analyst
We're a truly international company, fourth largest in our industry and operating across 120 markets. An inclusive, innovative global FMCG business supported by over 27,500 employees. As we embrace a new era of growth, we are transforming. Our ways of working and culture are driven by a challenger mindset, constantly questioning the status quo. Our agility and entrepreneurial spirit, alongside award winning development programmes, enable innovation and success while creating exciting and rewarding career choices. As we move forward, our customers will be at the heart of what we do, evolving to needs and expectations and committing to a more meaningful contribution to harm reduction by building a successful NGP business. Integral to our long-term success is our sustainability strategy, behaving responsibly and supporting our ambitions, all underpinned by high governance. Encouraging inclusion at local levels and supporting a developing and robust diversity agenda globally, we’re fully committed to creating and maintaining an environment that celebrates and respects difference.
We are looking for a patent searcher/analyst to join our Group Legal function based in our Bristol or Liverpool office, reporting to Senior Patent Counsel.
The successful candidate will be able to efficiently perform and manage search projects and present patent information to the Group clearly and effectively.
The role is suited to a patent searcher/analyst with excellent communication and presentation skills who would enjoy working with a diverse group of stakeholders (including technical experts and legal professionals) on a wide range of areas, including technology landscaping, competitor intelligence, portfolio analysis and management, IP due diligence & process optimisation.
Competitive salary, bonus scheme, pension, and 25 days holiday (with an additional 4 days on top to cover the Christmas period, and bank holidays), flexible working policy, corporate discounts, Health Cash Plan, and other wellbeing initiatives.
Interested applicants are encouraged to apply, highlighting their suitability to the above post.