Legal Administrator

Would you like to become an administrator in our Case Mangagement team?

We are looking for a legal administrator to any of our offices in Malmö, Gothenburg or Stockholm.

Valea is a modern consultancy company within the area of intellectual property law. Among our employees you will find European patent-, design and trademark attorneys as well as lawyers excelling in their area of expertise, Intellectual Property Law. Valea works with many interesting clients with whom we have developed a close and long term relationship.

In order to grow success over time, Valea has always placed the relationship with its clients center-stage and we commit to do our outmost to create and build close and long-term relationships. This commitment is at the heart of each and every contact between our employees and their respective clients, regardless of business area and the size of the relevant case. To make this work the legal administrator has an important role.

Tasks

In your role as legal administrator you will hold a position that offers variation and responsibilities. You will work independently but also as part of teams and in close cooperation with our lawyers. Primarily the work will entail administration of trademark- and design cases, both Swedish and international, but will include administrative work in connection with court proceedings, invoicing as well as various other administrative tasks.

In the line of your work you will correspond with Swedish as well as foreign clients, attorneys and authorities. This will require preparation of documentation before delivery to attorneys and authorities, to communicate with external parties internationally, to enter and monitor actions and documents into our internal system Patricia. You will be expected to write reports in both Swedish and English. At times you may be expected to work outside of the office, at clients’ premises.

Are you the one for us

Regarding your personal qualities we value an ability to cooperate and communicate. You must focus on our clients and both value and nurture our relationship with these clients. If you are also meticulous, know how to prioritize and like to enjoy your work, then you are the one for us.

Qualifications/Experience

We would We are looking for someone with at least five years or experience from working as a qualified  legal administrator. We assume that you manage Swedish and English effortlessly and we value additional language skills. A paralegal education is an additional merit. You are experienced in direct contacts with clients and you are able to handle deadlines. We also appreciate experience from working with and managing projects.  If you also have an interest in IT we see this as an advantage.

Valea's  goal is to be the most sought after employer in the IP-business. A contributing factor to the fact that we have succeeded in attracting skilled and ambitious coworkers is that we cooperate with some of the most professional and demanding clients in the business. We have high expectations on all of our coworkers. This attitude does not prevent us from understanding the importance of finding a healthy balance between work and leisure, for all employees. It must be fun to go to work and the personal drive should be found in the satisfaction of a job well done, satisfied clients and the possibility of personal development.

Vale offers development of skills, and for those that are new in their roles we also offer a mentor program. As employee you will have the opportunity to become a shareholder in Valea AB - a company wholly owned by its coworkers.

Should you have any questions regarding the position please contact Linda Engström, Senior IP Administrator, Stockholm, tel. 08-545 493 10 alt. 0701-614 802, or Charlott Jonsson, HR Manager, 0733-811 505.

Your application, along with a personal letter and CV should be sent to jobb [at] valea [dot] eu. We evaluate applications continually so send in your application as soon as possible, at latest August 30.