Trade Mark Formalities Officer - Leeds
Job Ref: LDS1017
Job Type: Formalities & Renewals
Sectors: Formalities and Renewals, Trade Marks
This is both an exciting and demanding opportunity supporting the Trade Mark Attorneys in this small but busy and well respected formalities team.
HGF is looking for a Trade Mark Formalities Officer to join us in our Leeds office. This is an opportunity for someone who enjoys being highly organised and methodical in their approach to work. This role involves working with many different clients whose various deadlines all run at different times, so being able to plan well in advance is key to ensure none are missed.
You will provide a high quality, timely and comprehensive trade mark formalities service for HGF clients as directed by the Head of Trade Mark Formalities. You will handle a varied Trade Marks portfolio and will relish the challenge of taking responsibility for your own caseload in addition to the buzz of working to tight deadlines.
You will be responsible for the filing, prosecution and renewal of Trade Marks, as well as maintaining, monitoring and updating the Trade Marks management system. This will involve close liaison with internal colleagues and external attorneys, clients and Trade Mark offices throughout the world.
The candidate will have an in depth working knowledge of Trade Mark Formalities and preferably will have either gained or sought to gain the CITMA Administrators’ Certificate. You will possess a proven track record of meeting deadlines and have high levels of accuracy and excellent attention to detail.