An attorney with a passion for Intellectual Property (trademark, design law, copyright law and associated branches of law) – Good communication and organizational skills – Client-oriented, flexible and commercial approach – Able to rapidly assimilate the subject matter and integrate in the team – Sense of responsibility, stress resistance and flexibility are key.
You will advise innovative companies and be directly involved in all aspects of identifying, protecting, valorizing and enforcing their intellectual property rights in all kinds of sectors (fashion, food, biotech, engineering, arts etc.) – You will be able to work rather independently and you will have final responsibility for the cases you deal with – You look after the client’s interests in dealing with different offices and agents – You will handle dispute resolution cases – You will work closely with colleagues from other departments to provide clients our GEVERS full circle service.
Law degree, with additional IP degree are a minimum requirement – You have a relevant working experience (about 2-3 years or more) in IP. With Dutch as mother tongue and excellent command of English, written and oral – Responsible, with an eye for detail – Eager to learn and flexible – Stress resistant and able to cope with tight deadlines – Motivated with a positive attitude – Able to work independently, but also a team-player.
Legally interesting and varied work within a dynamic team that works closely together – A challenging job in a fascinating area situated in the middle of innovation – Full-time contract for an indefinite period – Attractive pay package supplemented by non-statutory benefits (meal vouchers, eco-cheques, group and hospital insurance) – Flexible working hours and homeworking policy – Professional and individual development – Working in our office in Ghent near the main railway station.