Advisor - Patent and innovation - Tandberg innovation AS (TI)

Job description

  • Help our customers with strategic tasks in connection with inventions, new developments and ideas. 
  • Assist Norwegian and international customers with technical and patent professional assessments, counseling and guidance, including the preparation and processing of patent applications 
  • Strategic consultancy related to innovation and IPR, hereunder formulating patent strategies and “Freedom to Operate" analyses, etc. 
  • Reading descriptions and discussing details of inventions with clients
  • Undertaking searches to establish that inventions are novel
  • Producing detailed legal descriptions of inventions
  • Submitting, defending and negotiating patent applications
  • Keeping up to date with intellectual property law
  • Develop customer relationships. 
  • Communication with governments and partners in Norway and abroad. 
  • Cooperation with lawyers in the case of rights intervention, assistance in litigation etc.


  • You are a physicist with at least the equivalent of Masters/Cand. Scient. degree in Engineering or have other relevant education.
  • You have very good written and verbal communication skills in Norwegian and English. Additional language (German, French etc.) skills will be valuable. 
  • Industry experience in technology development would be an advantage.
  • Relevant experience within patent related work is desirable.
  • You are an EPA or have the ambition to pass the EQE (European qualifying examination) or have already started the study.

Personal characteristics

  • You are positive and flexible.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • You are highly customer oriented and can think business from customer's point of view.
  • You are analytical and structured.
  • You enjoy teamwork and can as well work independently.

Tandberg Innovation offers

• A central position in a distinctly innovative environment.
• A wide and complex area of responsibility.
• Competitive salary & service conditions.

About the Employer

Tandberg Innovation is evolving and we need a new colleague to strengthen our competent counselling team. Tandberg is a full-service consulting firm within innovation, including intellectual property rights (patent, trademark, design ++). We assist Norwegian entrepreneurs and other inventors in Norway and abroad, as well as foreign businesses in Norway with legal and technical assistance and economic/financial and strategic advice.

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