Job Opportunity: Associate Consultant – IP at BIRAC | Salary Rs. 75,000/month

Are you an MSc or M.Tech graduate with a passion for life sciences, biotechnology, or pharmaceuticals? Join us at the Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), a prestigious Section 8, Schedule B, Public Sector Enterprise under the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. BIRAC is committed to empowering the emerging biotech industry through strategic research and innovation, addressing nationally relevant product development needs.

  • Position: Associate Consultant – IP
  • Position Code: CON-38
  • Consolidated Fee: Rs. 75,000/- per month
  • Duration: Initially for one year (extendable based on performance)

Essential Qualification

  • MSc/M.Tech in life sciences/Biotechnology/Pharma/Agri/Plant sciences from a recognized institute
  • Registered Indian Patent Agent

Desirable Qualification

  • PhD in life sciences/Biotechnology/Pharma/Agri/Plant sciences
  • Degree in Law or Diploma/Degree in Intellectual Property

Experience: 03 to 10 years post-qualification, with a minimum of 03 years in providing IP services to Central/State Governments, Autonomous Institutions, or PSUs

Desirable Skills

  • Strong written and oral communication skills in English
  • Experience in managing grant programs
  • Understanding of social innovation concepts
  • Excellent project management skills

Age Limit: Maximum 45 years

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct IP searches and analysis
  • Patent drafting and prosecution
  • Implementation of BRAC’s PATH Scheme
  • Protection of plant varieties
  • Providing IP-related opinions/advice
  • Application Process
  • Interested candidates may submit their applications by 13th May 2024 to:
  • Head [Human Resource & Administration]
  • Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC)
  • 5th Floor, NSIC Business Park
  • NSIC Bhawan, Okhla Industrial Estate
  • New Delhi-110020

Note: Employees of Central/State governments and other CPSEs should send applications through the proper channel.

Join us at BIRAC and contribute to shaping the future of biotechnology innovation in India. Apply now and be part of our dynamic team!

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