Barkingside, Greater London, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Other
Job Title: IP Director Location: London Salary: Attractive salary with competitive bonus scheme & Equity Options As part of our continued partnership with a global technology leader in carbon capture and CO2 separation, NES Fircroft are now looking to identify an established IP Director, well versed in the development and execution of Intellectual Property strategy, by optimizing and growing patent portfolio, within a relevant technology development environment. Their game-changing technologies target the removal of carbon dioxide from renewable natural gases and are being utilised by over 30 customers globally, with a rapidly expanding pipeline of global development and delivery to projects deploying CO2 separation technology into industrial and research facilities, with continued investment into next generation technologies and new applications within their portfolio. As such, the IP Director will be required to collaboratively with the R&D and Legal Counsel to create and lead a comprehensive and protected IP portfolio & developing the strategy for the IP roadmap, which allows the business to develop a competitive advantage through intangible assets. Ideal candidates will likely have a grounding in technical engineering, able to demonstrate a track-record of managing the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, having taken ownership for a significant intellectual property portfolio, ideally in a similar fast-paced, global team environment, In addition, outstanding communication skills, attention to detail & commercial acumen are key softer skills required, able to draw on technical foundations to liaise with internal technical teams to extract innovation & ideas to assess the patentability of new innovations. With the ongoing industry push become carbon neutral in the UK by 2050, this is a fantastic opportunity to be a part of something that really matters. This opportunity enables you to be involved in a major expansion of a rapidly emerging force within the clean technology sector. If you're a knowledgeable & experienced IP Director, with a track record operating in a fast-paced technology led business, looking for your next challenge, please get in touch for more details.With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.