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Patent Information Specialist, Rotterdam, NL

Patent Information Specialist who is equipped for impact

Do you want to be part of a globally operating team of innovators? Do you want to contribute to the energy transition? Do you also think bigger than big? And, do you have what it takes to make an impact? Then we might be looking for you. Find out more about our vacancy for Patent Information Specialist.

About our organisation

We are Huisman. We develop step changing technical solutions and translate these into the design and construction of the largest construction equipment. For decades, we have been working all over the world for offshore wind, geothermal, oil & gas, leisure and civil industries.

With our passionate workforce and worldwide production, service & sales facilities we are equipped for impact in these times of transition.

“Our impact? Always coming up with innovative solutions.”

Arnold van der Linde, Tender & Concepts Engineer

About the position of Patent Information Specialist

What to expect of the Patent Information Specialist position within Huisman? 

Are you curious and have a profound interest in technical innovations? We offer you a challenging career with the possibility to develop to a Patent Information Specialist. You will be building and managing an entrusted part of a patent portfolio by securing the grant of patent rights on inventions by Huisman employees (also in cooperation with external patent attorneys). Together with your colleague, you will be required to manage all IP activities entrusted to you, and to actively participate in process development and other (improvement) initiatives to increase the effectiveness of the IP team. For example by harmonizing processes, and to enhance the relevancy and value of the patent portfolio, e.g. by participating in patent (filing) review board meetings. This position is based in Schiedam. You will report to the CEO in the Netherlands. We would also like to point out the other advantages of working at Huisman, such as the opportunity to contribute to groundbreaking innovations, an excellent employment conditions package and regular drinks in our own bar.

What do we expect of you?

  • You participate in the evaluation of the relevance of third party patents with respect to Huisman’s business, including supporting licensing activities, and for new developments within product development.
  • Advising individuals, management, departments and entities on all matters related to IP/IPR (patents);
  • Providing training to relevant stakeholders, and collaborating with the legal department on agreements with an IP component.

Wondering if you are 'equipped for impact'?

You have:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion for innovation and new technologies
  • Good organizational skill
  • Experience in patent searches
  • Willing to acquire proficiency with specialized patent information software
  • Not afraid of (patent) language
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Ownership and a flexible attitude
  • A relevant technical Master Degree

Some practical things we need you to have:

  • An EU passport/valid work permit for the Netherlands;
  • A good command of the English language verbally and in writing.

More about Huisman

We design and produce in-house and deliver our turn-key products to clients worldwide. Our clients choose us for our entrepreneurial spirit, skills, reliability, and innovative solutions. Examples? Consider the Fibre Rope System we developed for the subsea development of crane applications. So, if you join Huisman make sure you are equipped for impact. In other words, surprise us, our clients and… yourself!

What do we have to offer?

  • An excellent benefits package tailored to your experience and education level;
  • A multicultural work environment;
  • Various growth and development opportunities;
  • Open, informal, no-nonsense culture with short communication lines.

Does this sound like you?

Apply online for the position of Patent Information Specialist by using the apply button at the top of this page. We are curious to see what kind of impact you will make.

Still need a bit more info or looking for something that suits you better?

Please contact us via our contact form for more information or sign up for our job alert to receive details of new opportunities in your inbox.

Disclaimer for recruitment and selection agencies:

We don’t accept any unsolicited applications or CVs from recruitment and selection agencies. Proposing candidates without invitation is not appreciated and will not be considered by Huisman. Applications received are property of Huisman. We don’t appreciate acquisition and this also applies to Huisman colleagues or associated Huisman companies. 

  • Full-/Parttime
  • Professionals
  • Rotterdam, NL
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