Senior Technical patent and paper writer

Job Description

Eternal Foods is looking for a person experienced in writing scientific papers and patents. This person will be responsible for supervising a team of writers and ensuring that our team achieve the IP production targets.


  • Preparation & prosecution of provisional and non-provisional patent applications
  • A small amount of opinion work and possible/transactional/licensing work
  • Handling a variety of transactional patent matters
  • Client counselling and portfolio management
  • Oversee controlled documents and processes: internal study reports, nonclinical modules of regulatory submissions, policies and SOPs, and risk assessments.
  • Oversee non-controlled documents: preparation of publication projects, journal manuscripts, abstracts, posters, PowerPoint presentations, compile and edit quarterly reports.
  • Perform scientific literature and patent searches.
  • Direct and supervise the work of the technical writers under their responsibility.

Experience, Qualifications, Skills and Knowledge

  • Minimum 2 years prosecution experience required with patent drafting
  • PhD in Food Science, Biochemistry, Chemistry or related field.
  • Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and regulations applicable to the manufacture of active ingredients.
  • Demonstrable activity in scientific publications
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work for timely completion.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Full English Proficiency
  • Experience in the manufacture of active ingredients is valuable.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills, statistical analysis.
  • Experience as a peer reviewer is a plus.
  • Formation in team leadership is a plus.