Principal Intellectual Property Officer (PIPO)
Apply by 28 May 2018
SARAO seeks to appoint a suitably qualified individual for the position of a Principal Intellectual Property Officer (PIPO) to join our Cape Town based team. The successful incumbent will report directly to the SARAO Head: Commercialization, and indirectly to the Corporate Legal Services Manager of the NRF. The PIPO will service the NRF’s coastal Business Units and National Facilities namely, SARAO, iThemba Labs, SAAO, SAIAB and SAEON Coastal Nodes, and support the NRF in the identification, protection and commercialization of Intellectual Property (IP) emanating from the NRF’s research endeavours, particularly at the SARAO, as well as the other coastal Business Units and National Facilities of the NRF.