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TRADEMARK & SOCIAL MEDIA OPPORTUNITY WITH ONE OF THE WORLD’S MOST PROFITABLE COMPANIES
Hawryluk Advisors has been retained exclusively by Saudi Aramco, the world's largest integrated oil, natural gas, and petrochemicals company, to find a Trademark & Social Media attorney with 7+ years of experience for its Law Department at its headquarters in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
Over the past six years, Hawryluk Advisors has helped Saudi Aramco’s Law Organization hire over 70 expat attorneys. To date, over 95% of those hires remain with the company. The Law Organization now employs over 100 attorneys and is continuing to grow in response to Saudi Aramco’s broad corporate initiative.
This lawyer will report directly to the head of the company’s IP group and will work closely with internal clients to support the company's various business units. Responsibilities include managing Saudi Aramco’s trademark portfolios; conducting trademark right-to-use searches; drafting and negotiating trademark licensing and related agreements; and providing legal advice in the areas of trademark portfolio management and strategies. Responsibilities also include protecting and enforcing Saudi Aramco’s marks and brands on social media; helping the company conform its own social media usage to relevant international laws and regulations; and assisting with related cyber-security matters.
Candidates for this position should have: 1) 7+ years of experience working for a strong law firm or major corporation; 2) experience managing a trademark portfolio and conducting trademark right-to-use searches; 3) familiarity with registering trademarks as Community Trade Marks (European Union) and with other foreign trademark registers; 4) familiarity with trademark opposition proceedings in the U.S. and elsewhere, and 5) familiarity and experience with relevant social media usage, laws, and enforcement.
Candidates must be currently licensed, admitted to practice, and in good standing in the United States and have a J.D. from an accredited U.S. law school.
Saudi Aramco's Law Department is growing in response to a broad corporate initiative that involves the continued growth of its exploration, production, refining and marketing, along with expansion into petrochemicals, renewables, power and other sectors of the energy business. For adventurous individuals who are interested in working at one of the world's most successful companies, Saudi Aramco offers challenging and sophisticated in-house opportunities.
Compensation is competitive and includes excellent benefits and a strong retirement package.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Hawryluk Advisors
HAWRYLUK ADVISORS helps corporations and law firms with mission critical recruiting and strategic hiring consultation. With an expertise in the energy industry and the Middle East, our clients include some of the most successful companies and law firms in the world.