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Senior Patent Consultant (UK)

Location – UK

Full or Part Time

Open to flexible and/or remote working arrangements for the right candidate

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About Us

At Cipher we are committed to extracting value from patent data, enabling companies and investors to make better and more informed strategic decisions. We recognise the importance of intellectual property as a growing mainstream asset class and the role of patents in providing a window into who owns what technologies and where. By harnessing the latest advances in machine learning combined with expert analysis, Cipher is disrupting how actionable insight is extracted from global patent data. Information can now be accessed with efficiency, accuracy and at a speed that is just not possible by traditional methods.

We are a fast-growing London company, revolutionising how companies and investors extract strategic intelligence from global patent data.

Your Career – Senior Patent Consultant

Everything starts with listening and gathering a deep understanding into the specific challenges faced by our clients in managing their patent portfolios. These broadly include the identification of key risks & opportunities and the pursuit of better and more informed decisions. The primary purpose of this role is to lead the development of tailored solutions to these challenges using Cipher’s advanced patent analytics capabilities. A background in consulting combined with experience in strategic patent analysis is a distinct advantage.

The role requires close collaboration with clients in developing customised solutions across categories that include: patent portfolio optimisation; benchmarking; competitive intelligence; budget management; monetisation and inbound patent assertion. You have experience in developing clear requirements and managing projects from beginning to end within well-defined timescales. At Cipher we believe in a one-team approach and you will work closely with colleagues from across the commercial team. You will lead the development of project proposals and clearly articulate our capabilities to senior level audiences, demonstrating the value provided by integrating strategic patent intelligence into existing workflows.

A key requirement of this role is to communicate the value that Cipher brings to real life commercial challenges through the development of thought leadership and actionable commercial insight. You will proactively seek out opportunities to build communities through presentations, webinars and round tables and are comfortable with presenting to senior executives.

This an exciting and challenging role in a fast growth business. You will be provided with all the support you need to be successful while at the same time held accountable to well defined results-based objectives. If you believe you have the energy and commitment to be successful and are ready to make a difference, we want to hear from you. Please submit a resume with a short cover letter outlining your purpose, ambitions and fit for this role.

Your Core Competencies:

  • Self-starter / Motivated
  • Problem Solving
  • Client Focused
  • Persuasive Communication
  • Influencing Others
  • Collaborative
  • Managing Change
  • Determined & resilient
  • Continuous Improvement

Your Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or equivalent experience working in a consulting role
  • Project Management Experience
  • Advanced Excel and Powerpoint
  • Subject matter expertise in IP

Please submit your CV along with a covering letter to express your interest in this position.

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