Trade Mark Administrator – Birmingham
A very nice opportunity has arisen with a great law firm, in the heart of the West Midlands, for a motivated Administrator to join them and to focus on trade mark work. This law firm are continuously growing and require a motivated, efficient and bright individual to join them. You will be joining a small team of 2 others, who have a vast amount of over 25 years’ experience between them – so you really will be learning from the best!
Ideally you will have 6 months + experience in trade marks/IP and be looking for a more challenging role, but a switched on recent graduate or an individual with a maximum of 2 years professional services administration experience will also be considered. This chance to train in a niche area of law is quite a rare one, but also very rewarding. The career opportunities are also very good in the intellectual property field.
Duties you can expect to be carrying out in this role include:
- Preparing trade mark documents ready to be filed at the relevant IPO’s
- Work alongside fee earners to assist them with administration related tasks
- Corresponding with clients on behalf of the fee earner
- Working in a team to assist with the management of large trade mark portfolios
- Updating in house database with relevant information – including renewal dates and any changes necessary
The successful candidate will have an exceptional level of accuracy, be a quick learner and also be open to different ways of working. Due to the nature of the work it is absolutely essential that you are organised and can work effectively in a fast paced environment. As training is being offered here for this role, you must be open to training in all areas of the role – if you can apply your existing skills, this is great.
A great starting salary and benefits package are on offer, along with opportunities to develop and progress in trade marks and also in the IP profession, and what a better way to do it, than with this international law firm!