Where Bright Sparks Set Off - The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) is the lead government agency that formulates and administers Intellectual Property laws, promotes IP awareness and provides the infrastructure to facilitate greater development of Intellectual Property in Singapore. We are looking for astute individuals to be at the forefront of our exciting team. Come as we light your way to a more rewarding career.
(Post 1): Assistant Director, Internal Audit Department
(Post 2): Senior Patent Examiner, IPOS-I
The Patent S&E Unit is recruiting an experienced patent examiner from established patent offices. He/she will find satisfaction from being a part of the pioneering effort of building a fledging Patent S&E Unit and can look forward to opportunities that a fast growing office may bring. He/she will work with highly-motivated and well-qualified colleagues in a Unit that is adequately resourced to build up rapidly a notable patent search and examination capability. This position is based in Singapore. Ideally, the candidate(s) should be prepared to take up the position for an initial period of three (3) years, subject to a six (6)-month probation period.
The Senior Patent Examiner position is a management position within the Patent S&E Unit.
The job entails:
The candidate should have a PhD or good class honours degree and a minimum of 12 years of patent search and examination experience in an established patent office, desirably in the field of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering, Information & Communication Technologies, Physics or Biotechnology. Knowledge in one or more disciplines would be an added advantage. The candidate should also be capable of providing supervision, mentoring and coaching to the team. Furthermore, the candidate must be comfortable and fluent in the English language. Experience in any of the following would be added advantages: hearings, international experience, and business development.
(Post 3): Assistant Director, Communications & Engagement Department
(Post 4) : Assistant Director, IP ValueLab
IP ValueLab is an enterprise engagement arm and a member of the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore family. IP ValueLab aims to create the conducive environment to groom IP Champions in Singapore through a sectorial approach to customize and promote best practices in IP management and valuation. Their roles are:
(Post 5) : Project Coordinator, IP ValueLab (1 year contract)
An attractive remuneration package that commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered to the right candidate. Please submit your completed job application form to the Human Capital Director via email to IPOS_Personnel@ipos.gov.sg or mail your application to the address stated below.
Intellectual Property Office of Singapore
51 Bras Basah Road
#01-01 Manulife Centre
We regret that only short-listed candidates will be notified for an interview.
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