Intellectual Property Assistant-Operations


General Information


Company:
Saba & Co. Intellectual Property
Job Type:
Clerical/ Administrative
Location:
Lebanon - Beirut
Date Posted:
Feb 04, 2019
Salary:
Unspecified
Employee Type:
Full-Time Employee
Gender:
Both

Description


Job Summary:
Handles all the operational functions related to the protection of the clients’ IP rights

Duties/Responsibilities:
• Handles all jobs related to the registration, renewals, recordals (assignments, mergers, change of name and address), oppositions, cancellation actions, etc. of IP matters
• Communicates and coordinates with agents on all operational procedures
• Provides clients with regular status reports related to the registration, renewal, etc. of the trademark, patent or design application
• Conducts research when necessary and provides advice on all IP matters, e.g. registration, objections, retention, etc.
• Maintains vast knowledge of important clients' businesses, competition, and latest industry news and trends
• Performs other related duties as assigned by the manager/supervisor
• Interacts with all internal departments (e.g. Business Development, Key Accounts, Enforcement, Watch and Clearance, Credit, Accounts, etc.) and Saba branches to coordinate and to understand business objectives

Skills/Qualifications:
• University Degree
• 1-2 years of work experience
• Good command of English and Arabic
• Good analytical skills
• Teamwork
• Ability to work independently and effectively, learn quickly, exercise good judgment, demonstrate flexibility, maintain composure while working under pressure of interruptions and changing priorities with strict deadlines
• Good knowledge of Microsoft Office & Outlook

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