Intellectual Property Officer - Resource Development & Knowledge Management Department Nairobi job at KEMRI

Vacancy title:
Intellectual Property Officer - Resource Development & Knowledge Management Department Nairobi

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Business Management and Administration , Category: Management ]

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Deadline of this Job:
14 July 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Monday, June 27, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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• Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) is a State Corporation established through the Science and Technology (Amendment) Act of 1979, which has since been amended to Science, Technology and Innovation Act 2013. The 1979 Act established KEMRI as a National body responsible for carrying out health research in Kenya.

Key Responsibilities:

• Identifying technology with commercial applications and recommend whether intellectual property protection should be sought;
• Implementing inter-institutional agreements;
• Monitor material transfer and confidentiality agreements to ensure compliance with statutory intellectual property reporting regulations;
• Providing information to KEMRI and external attorneys to assist in determining intellectual property patentability and to oversee adherence to application timelines;
• Evaluating software and copyright disclosures, identify and review existing and new contracts and file appropriate copyright registration;
• Preparing non-confidential disclosures and descriptions of intellectual property and related information for potential licensees;
• Supporting development, disclosure, protection, and exploitation of KEMRI intellectual property

Vacancy Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in any science field and/or any other relevant Social Science qualification from recognized institution;
• Proficiency in computer applications;
• Planning and Organizational Skills
• Communication Skills
• Ardent reader
• Networking and Interpersonal skills
• Team player

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 14 JULY 2022
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 27-06-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 27-06-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 27-06-2065
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