Encoded Therapeutics (the “Company” or “Encoded”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) to conduct a search for a Senior Director, Intellectual Property (“Counsel”) to be located in its corporate headquarters in South San Francisco, California. Interested candidates, please submit your resume (in MS Word) to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this search or directly to EncodedIP@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact Encoded directly; resumes sent to the Company will be routed back to MLA for handling.
Company: Encoded Therapeutics Inc. is a biotechnology company advancing precision medicines for a broad range of genetic disorders. Their mission is to unlock new opportunities for viral gene therapy through genomics-driven discovery. Encoded focuses on delivering life-changing advances for individuals with genetic disorders not addressable with current approaches. For more information, please visit www.Encoded.com.
Overview: Encoded is seeking a talented and experienced Senior Director of Intellectual Property to help build their intellectual property portfolio. This is a unique opportunity to work at an exciting, science-driven therapeutics company with a broad platform technology that spans across multiple disease areas. The successful candidate will have molecular biology expertise and extensive patent application drafting and prosecution experience.
Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience.
Experience: A minimum of 10 years of experience in biotechnology patent preparation and prosecution, patent portfolio development, freedom to operate analyses, and third-party portfolio assessments. Advanced degree in the life sciences required and both law firm and biotech/pharma industry experience preferred.
Location: South San Francisco, relos possible.
Process: Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word format) to EncodedIP@mlaglobal.com, or to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position.
Internal Number: O-2647655
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