IP Analyst – Corporate Recovery & Restructuring

The UK market leader in Intellectual Property (“IP”) Valuation & Sale, Metis Partners, has an immediate full-time vacancy for an IP Analyst to join our Corporate Recovery & Restructuring team, based in Glasgow.

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The role:

The candidate will work within a small team to assist in the delivery of both IP asset valuation assignments and IP asset sales and marketing exercises. This is an opportunity for the successful candidate to progress their career within a dynamic firm, operating in a niche and exciting market.

Key responsibilities:

  • Drafting client proposals and IP asset sales and marketing documentation
  • Conducting relevant corporate and market research
  • Compiling and maintaining databases of prospective IP buyers
  • Performing relevant searches of IP databases
  • Participating in IP Information Discovery calls with clients
  • Providing support for buyers as they perform due diligence on potential IP acquisitions
  • Actively contributing to weekly discussions on ongoing marketing and sales strategies

 Please apply if you:

  • Can demonstrate excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Have strong analytical and research skills
  • Have a keen attention to detail and appreciate the rigour required in the delivery of professional services
  • Are a problem-solver who loves to brainstorm
  • Can show initiative and an appreciation of delivering to agreed deadlines
  • Have a can-do attitude and an eagerness to feel part of a team

Suggested relevant degrees (not restrictive): Business, English, History, Law, Journalism, Finance & Economics

No previous knowledge or experience of IP is required. Good written and research skills and an enthusiasm to learn about business are essential. Metis Partners offers training opportunities including our unique Metis Partners’ Foundation IP Course and the chance to learn on-the-job working with a highly dynamic firm.

About Us

Metis Partners is an intellectual property (“IP”) valuation firm with a proven track record in the assessment, exploitation, monetisation, valuation and sale of IP assets. We have helped clients to maximise the valuation of their IP assets using a range of business strategies, advising organisations of all sizes, both private and plc, across all industries. Metis Partners was set up in 2003 by founder and director, Stephen Robertson, and in the time since, we have grown to become an expert team of lawyers, accountants and technical specialists with over 50 years’ experience in IP management, valuation and analysis, working from offices in Glasgow, London and Berkeley, California.

“Metis Partners has earned a global reputation as the UK market leader in IP valuation and sale. My vision is to expand our niche international business in the US & Europe. We will continue to invest in our committed and professional team, based in Scotland, and our expansion strategy will create opportunities for our team to both gain international experience and widen its skillset, working in our planned European and US office.”

– Stephen Robertson, Founder of Metis Partners

To apply e-mail Dovile Kemezyte at recruitment@metispartners.com directly with a CV and cover letter. Successful candidates will be required to complete a practical exercise as part of the interview process.