This is a Senior Leadership role within the Hygiene Home BU (HHBU) Legal Team focusing on Patent support to RB’s HHBU. The position will report directly to VP General Counsel, Patents (based in UK) and have “dotted-line” reporting to SVP Legal HHBU (based in Amsterdam). You will be a member of the HHBU Legal Leadership team and will work closely with the HHBU R&D leadership.
The Role will be involved in all aspects of day-to-day management of the HHBU patent function and, along with VP General Counsel Patents, and other stakeholders, defining the BU’s strategy in patent-related matters globally. This includes maintaining and reviewing the patent strategy for the BU, as well as enhancing the value of the patent assets and ensuring the freedom of the HHBU to market their current and/or new product lines.