Patent Assistant
Legal Affairs
Full Time
Open location, Location free

Porcia (Italy) or Stockholm (Sweden) – temporary contract

Make an idea into a must have.

By creating desirable solutions and great experiences that enrich people’s daily lives and the health of our planet, we want to be a driving force in delivering enjoyable and sustainable living. We go to work every day determined to shape living for the better – for our customers and for the health of our planet.

For that, we employ great people from a wide variety of backgrounds – not just because it’s the right thing to do, but also because we believe that diverse perspectives make our business stronger and more innovative. If you share our values, come find your place in our global community. Meet us on @lifeatelectrolux and to learn more.

You will be based in our Site in Porcia or in our Headquarter in Stockholm working for our Group Patent organization. A team of more than 30 people located in 5 different countries. ((TAP, to be amended/adjusted))

As Patent Assistant you will work in the administrative staff of Electrolux Group Patents and will mainly carry out formal tasks for the management of the Electrolux patent portfolio. You may also be requested to assist in-house Patent Attorneys in their daily work with patents, such as with patent activities connected to the R&D projects.  

Your main tasks:

• update of information in the Electrolux IP management system, 
• instructions for patent extensions, 
• management of invoices, 
• management of emails in the centralized mailing box,
• management of EPO (European Patent Office) case management system and of EPO mail box.

The work may include also some support in budgeting and cost control, as well as support to patent attorneys with activities like docketing, deadline control, patent filing and patent prosecution.


• at least 2-3 years experience in working with patents
• Fluent in English
• Accuracy is key in this role and you will be attentive to details
• Experience in working with an IP management system such as Ipendo is highly valued.

At Electrolux, we take responsibility for our development in a supportive environment where we embrace our differences and learn from each other. In a truly multicultural setting, we shape living for the better and create remarkable experiences for employees and consumers, all around the globe. 

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Electrolux is a leading global appliance company that has shaped living for the better for more than 100 years. We reinvent taste, care and wellbeing experiences for millions of people, always striving to be at the forefront of sustainability in society through our solutions and operations. Under our brands, including Electrolux, AEG and Frigidaire, we sell approximately 60 million household products in approximately 120 markets every year. In 2020 Electrolux had sales of SEK 116 billion and employed 48,000 people around the world. For more information go to

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