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Intellectual Property Administrator

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Date: 25-Jun-2022

Location: Tralee, KY, IE

Company: Kerry

About The Role


We are looking for an Intellectual Property Administrator to join our team in Tralee!


Candidates will need to be based close to our offices in Tralee. Kerry operates a Hybrid working policy.

What will I be doing?


  • Manage Third Party IP Professional Fees
  • Raise Purchase Orders
  • Track spend by provider and by project
  • Manage queries on fees
  • Manage the approval and signing process (using Adobe Sign where possible) for internal and Third-Party IP related agreements
  • Ensuring all IP related documentation is stored in a structured way and accessible on demand
  • Assist with royalties & Recharges
  • Manage deliverables and status of KGIP related projects
  • Assist the KGIP IP team with Adhoc queries

What do I need to be successful?


  • Strong people skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to manage deadlines.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel & Teams)
  • Knowledge of SAP / Coupa an advantage but training can be provided
  • Knowledge of Adobe Sign an advantage but training can be provided
  • Consistently willing to learn more and expand knowledge.


What will I get in return?


At Kerry, we believe in giving talented, curious people the opportunity to make a difference.

We work as a team, searching for the best ways to inspire food and nourish life.

We are a community of innovators, working across disciplines to solve global food challenges with a fresh approach. We want you to achieve whatever you put your mind to.


We also offer:

  • 25 days annual leave (excluding bank holidays)
  • Hybrid working
  • Health Care Cover
  • Matched pension scheme
  • Benefits platform offering discounts and cashback on major retailers including Tesco, Curry’s, Argos, and many others.

About Kerry


The aim to shape the future of food might seem ambitious to some, but to us in Kerry Taste and Nutrition, it's all in a day’s work.

Kerry is dedicated to helping create better-tasting, more authentic and nutritious food and beverages. We produce safe, quality products that help feed millions every day.

Wherever you are, we can work together to create inspiring solutions that nourish life.


Get in touch today!


In Kerry we benefit from the knowledge of our colleagues who bring a diverse range of cultures, backgrounds, lifestyles and experiences. One team fostering an inclusive culture that, above all, inspires food and nourishes life. One culture where everyone brings their unique perspectives and experiences to help make us better, together. We are committed to nurturing an environment of positivity and inclusiveness, where everyone can be at their best, both personally and professionally.


Our recruitment, selection and assessment process are based on the skills and competencies of the specific roles and based entirely on merit.  We are committed to and value Diversity and Inclusion in all recruitment processes within Kerry and do not discriminate based on gender, race, class, economic status, ethnic background, sexual orientation, age, political beliefs, veteran status, marital status or any other protected characteristic.