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Patent Attorney / Manager of IP Matters / Andritz Oy

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 13.9.2019

ANDRITZ Oy is a leading global supplier of systems, equipment and services for the pulp and paper industry including wood processing, fiber processing, chemical recovery, and stock preparation. In addition, ANDRITZ Oy offers biomass boilers and gasification plants for energy production. ANDRITZ HYDRO Oy, located in Tampere, delivers systems, equipment, and services for hydraulic power generation. The number of employees of ANDRITZ companies in Finland is approximately 1 300. The Center of Excellence are Kotka, Lahti, Lappeenranta, Savonlinna, Varkaus, and Tampere. The Headquarters are located in Helsinki, Finland.

The listed Group is headquartered in Graz, Austria. With almost 170 years of experience, approximately 29,600 employees, and more than 280 locations in over 40 countries worldwide, ANDRITZ is a reliable and competent partner and helps its customers to achieve their corporate and sustainability goals.

ANDRITZ stands for passion, partnership, perspectives and versatility – core values to which the company is committed.

We are seeking for an experienced professional to join our team,

Patent Attorney / Manager of IP Matters

You will be responsible for managing the Intellectual Property organization in Finland. You mainly serve ANDRITZ Oy and our companies in other Nordic countries. On global level, you are part of our ANDRITZ Group intellectual property team. You report to the Regional General Counsel of Nordic Countries at the Legal Department in Finland.

The location of the position can be in any ANDRITZ Oy main office in Finland. Some domestic and international travelling is required.

Your main tasks include:

  • Analysis of invention disclosures
  • Conducting of patentability searches
  • Drafting patent applications in Finnish and in English
  • Dealing with office actions
  • Dealing with complex opposition and appeal cases before the European and Finnish patent office
  • Conducting of infringement analysis and freedom-to-operate (FTO) searches
  • Conducting of patent portfolio reviews
  • Supporting in IP litigation cases
  • Providing IP support for lawyers, marketing and business
  • Supporting IP due diligences
  • To some extent, you can also conduct trademark searches and file new trademarks
  • Team leadership – supporting competence, motivation co-operation in the team

We expect you to have following experience & expertise:

  • European Patent Attorney with at least 5 years' experience, preferably in industry
  • Preferably also Finnish Patent Attorney, so that you can represent directly before the Finnish Patent and Registration Office (PRH)
  • Initial qualification as physicist, chemist, electrical or mechanical engineer
  • Ability to comprehend client's challenges and requirements
  • Dynamic, autonomous and self-imposed way of working
  • Capable of handling multiple simultaneous projects in a reliable manner
  • Pragmatic can-do mindset
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Finnish, Swedish is of advantage  

ANDRITZ Oy as an employer offers you varying challenges, freedom of planning your own work, and development opportunities in a fast-paced international technology company. You will be surrounded by a positive team spirit and supportive colleagues willing to cooperate, share knowledge, and learn together. Fulfill your potential – come and join us!

For more information please contact MPS Consultant Jaana Jaatinen, tel. 020 746 9690. Please send your application with CV via the application button by 29.9.2019.