Reports to: Director, Community Building & Digital Engagement
Location: Remote Work (only in CO, FL, GA, IL, LA, MA, MD, NE, NY, NC, OH, PA, RI, VA, WA, DC)

Why Sabin:

Our mission is to make vaccines more accessible, enable innovation and expand immunization across the globe. We seek a future free from vaccine-preventable diseases. We are an innovative, collaborative and engaged team that values accountability, teamwork, partnership and driving impact. We are vaccine champions improving lives through immunization. Sabin staff, management and Board of Trustees are committed to developing a diverse, equitable and inclusive team.

Position Summary:

The Intern will assist with a range of activities in support of Sabin’s Boost Community, which fosters a global community that enables immunization professionals to connect with peers and experts, learn skills that build capacity and advance careers, and lead immunization programs in challenging contexts.

This global community is supported largely by an online platform - - where immunization professionals can go to create free Boost member accounts and instantly access trainings, resources and peers and immunization experts, which can support them on their learning journey. Currently, the platform hosts more than 2,000 members from over 130 countries. This diverse community includes immunization staff from national and sub-national levels of government along with colleagues from a number of implementing partner organizations.


  • Triage questions/comments from the Boost online platform and track member engagement and insights
  • Assist Coordinator with drafting and editing Boost online platform content, including drafting news posts related to global health and immunization, uploading Boost partner events to the upcoming events calendar and drafting social media posts for Sabin’s social media channels
  • Assist Boost team across a number of initiatives with live engagement and course session support, including promotion efforts, session prep, day-of support and follow-up
  • Assist Manager of Global Learning & Engagement and Coordinator with gathering and analyzing Boost data by country, region, etc., especially as it relates to Boost’s Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning framework 
  • Conduct research related to the Boost Community based on comments and questions raised through Boost member feedback (e.g., new topics for learning groups, identifying relevant resources for members)
  • Support Boost member engagement strategy, including outreach to current members, and exploring new ideas (e.g., podcast, ongoing features, etc.) to boost overall activity on the platform
  • Overall operations support


  • Current Bachelor’s or Master’s student in a related discipline
  • Interest in global health or a related field
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite
  • Proficiency with social media platforms
  • Proficiency in French preferred
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to process information quickly
  • Extremely detail oriented and highly flexible
  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Ability to operate with purpose, urgency and accuracy in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial and deadline-driven environment
  • Must be available for 20 hours per week during the Summer 2022 semester, preferably Monday-Friday mornings

How to Apply:

To be considered, please submit your cover letter and resume via e-mail to [email protected]. Please be sure to reference “Boost Intern” in the subject line. Your cover letter should: (1) address the reasons for your interest in this position; and, (2) describe the knowledge, skills, and abilities you would bring the Sabin Vaccine Institute. No phone calls, please. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Sabin is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability or genetic information, sex (including gender identity, pregnancy or sexual orientation), marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.