Sr Director Legal - Global IP
PepsiCo is seeking an experienced and motivated Intellectual Property Counsel to join its team of legal professionals that support the Company’s Global R&D organization. The attorney will have the critical role of counseling PepsiCo’s R&D organization, primarily with respect to Beverages and the Internet of Things (IoT), including proactive IP counseling, legal guidance on research and other agreements, evaluations of the Company’s technical development opportunities and IP strategies, advice on intellectual property held by others, and supervision of patent procurement / trade secret protection. In addition to IP proficiencies, the role will support agreements for PepsiCo R&D in connection with development, including confidentiality, ownership, and use of Company innovations and Company-sponsored research. The position reports to PepsiCo’s Legal Senior Director – Global Intellectual Property, M&A, and R&D Contracts. This position will be based out of the PepsiCo Global Headquarters in Purchase, New York.