Head of IP Systems - United Kingdom
Head of IP Systems – United Kingdom
We are exclusively assisting a forward thinking IP practice as they look to recruit an experienced IP Systems Manager to oversee the maintenance and development of the firm’s IP management system across the firm’s UK offices. You will work closely with the firm’s senior management team, and Head of IT in particular, as they look to maintain all functions that keep the firm running smoothly.
The firm operates out of multiple UK offices, and as this is a newly created role the successful candidate could be based in any of these offices.
Some of the responsibilities in this varied and far-reaching role will include:
- Having overall responsible for the end to end implementation of the Inprotech system across all of the firm’s offices
- Implementing system upgrades and new interfaces as necessary
- Developing and maintaining back end functions
- Delivering high level projects
- Dealing with queries from staff members, and responding to those queries independently
Applicants will be required to have an innate understanding to Intellectual Property management systems, and Inprotech in particular, as well as ideally having a good knowledge of VBA, SQL server and SQL reporting services. Applicants should also be self-starting, with a nature in which they are willing to get involved and keen to learn and develop new skills. Commercial awareness and a willingness to contribute to the medium and long term strategies of the firm are also desirable attributes.
A flexible approach is essential, and there will be a requirement to travel to all offices . The firm actively promotes a positive work/life balance, and a relaxed working atmosphere with excellent office facilities.
The salary and benefits package on offer will reflect the stature of this position within the company, and we are sure that the successful candidate will also enjoy a high level of job satisfaction. Please do not hesitate to get in touch in the strictest of confidence to find out more about this rare senior level opportunity.