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Sr. Trademark Specialist

AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP

Wilmington, DE
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Full time
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Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
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Job Description

Location:Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Job reference: R-002674

Posted date: Mar. 27, 2017

Trademark Specialist- Wilmington, DE

At AstraZeneca we turn ideas into life changing medicines. Working here means being entrepreneurial, thinking big and working together to make the impossible a reality. We’re focused on the potential of science to address the unmet needs of patients around the world. We commit to those areas where we think we can really change the course of medicine and bring big new ideas to life. As a Trademark Specialist in Wilmington, DE, you’ll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients’ lives.

You will be responsible for, under attorney supervision, providing business sound, cost-effective and timely legal support concerning US and foreign trademark and copyright matters.

Major Responsibilities
  • Trademark clearance projects.
  • Prosecution and maintenance of US trademark applications and registrations. Managing foreign outside counsel’s prosecution and maintenance of non-US applications and registrations.
  • Trademark enforcement/defense matters.
  • Communicating with business clients and outside counsel regarding trademark and copyright matters
  • Trademark-related transactional work including licensing, divestments, acquisitions and the like.


Minimum Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 7+ years trademark paralegal Foreign and US work experience
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Collegial, precise, performance-driven, professional, looking to expand knowledge and responsibilities over time
Preferred Requirements
  • Ten (10) or more years trademark experience
  • Paralegal Certificate
  • In-house trademark experience
  • Pharmaceutical industry experience
Next Steps – Apply today!

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete the full application on our website at your earliest convenience – it is the only way that our Recruiter and Hiring Manager can know that you feel well qualified for this opportunity. If you know someone who would be a great fit, please share this posting with them.

AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law. AstraZeneca only employs individuals with the right to work in the country/ies where the role is advertised.