Head of Merchandising Sayil

Legal

Manager-Brand Protection (South Asia)

Bangalore, India

At PUMA, we are in constant pursuit of faster. That extends beyond our support of the fastest athletes in the world. We also work to be fast in how we adapt to and connect with the constantly changing world around us. Through innovative design, iconic footwear and apparel, and authentic partnerships, we aim to always push what’s next in both sport and culture.

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

Your Mission

  • Responsible to protect the products and intellectual property of the company by investigating unauthorized uses of the brand in the market or online
  • Determine if products/intellectual property violates patent, copyright, or trademark laws, and working with attorneys and law enforcement to prosecute when necessary
  • Manage direct cooperation and collaboration with law firms on combating counterfeiting and IP infringements
  • Support in the field of online monitoring, research and analysis of IP infringements in media, on exhibitions and markets
  • Assistance and participation in various organizations, committees (INTA, FICCI) and supportive lobby-work
  • Managing the everyday business with the support of the Global IP team on strategic decisions. Area of work will include- India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal

Your Talent

  • Law degree from a reputed law college
  • 4-6 years of experience including significant experience in IP and brand protection either with law firm or with MNCs or both

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.