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LEGAL

JUNIOR MANAGER IP PATENTS, DESIGNS & CLEARANCE

Herzogenaurach, Germany

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 and all genders are welcome. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.

Your Mission

  • Administrative support in the field of designs and patents
  • International design and patent applications, defence, monitoring of the design and patent portfolio (incl. copyrights) and related tasks, such as design researches, etc.
  • Independent handling of correspondence with IP attorneys and offices
  • Database maintenance in PIP and other relevant databases
  • File maintenance and file management
  • Product name researches and database maintenance in product name research database PUR
  • General administrative support and assistance in design and patent infringement proceedings (active and passive)
  • Cooperation with design departments and product line managers regarding new designs as well as organisation and implementation of training courses and preparation of training documents and guidelines for designers in the context of design camps.

Your Talent

  • Bachelor degree in material/textile engineering, design engineering or graphic design with a focus on product
  • At least 1 year of professional experience in design/patent searching. Prior experience in design/patent preparation and prosecution in a law firm environment is desired.
  • Awareness of and interest in current landscape of designs, innovations, market trends and fashion
  • Proficient Adobe Creative suite skills (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign are a must) and MS Office
  • Excellent communication skills in German and English (both orally and in writing)
  • Strong analytical skills, good understanding of the design process and attention to detail
  • Proactive and approachable teamplayer
  • Willingness to travel.

PUMA provides equal opportunities for all job applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or disability. Equality for all is one of the core principles at PUMA and we do not tolerate any form of harassment or discrimination.

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.

PUMA Wellbeing at Herzo

Athlete

  • Company sports
  • Free gym
  • Health weeks
  • Massage/Physiotherapy
  • Soccer Field & Basketball Court

Social

  • Buddy Program
  • Coffee bar
  • Community engagement
  • Company parties
  • Canteen

Flex

  • Family Services
  • Flextime
  • Kids camp
  • Mobile working
  • Parent child office

Finance

  • Bike leasing
  • Employee discount
  • Private pension planning
  • Public transportation
  • Simple saving plans

Herzogen­aurach

The PUMA corporate Headquarters are located in Herzogenaurach or Herzo, as we like to call our hometown, located in southern Germany close to Nuremberg.  Every day, more than 1000 colleagues walk through our doors, ready to push sport and fashion forward.  And if you’re lucky, you just might run into Usain Bolt or Antoine Griezmann walking down the hall.

Go big, go Herzo
Basketball court at the PUMA headquarters
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