Reports to: Director, Global Community Engagement
Location: Washington, DC

Position Summary:

The Manager of Community Building and Digital Engagement will help shape and execute a revised and revitalized vision of the IAIM (International Association of Immunization Managers) Network and how it will support and empower immunization managers around the world. The IAIM Network helps immunization managers across the globe get answers, grow in their role, raise their collective voices and connect with and learn from one another.

We are looking for someone with the experience and passion to drive content and engagement for global communities from the ground up. This person will ensure the online communities deliver value to the immunization managers and the communities in which they serve, as well as inform global leaders and policymakers. This is an exciting opportunity to establish, grow and lead a global network.


Community Building and Content Development

  • Lead online community development by initiating, tracking and curating conversations with members and partners
  • Increase recruitment of Immunization Managers by implementing digital strategies to promote the IAIM Network
  • Drive community engagement via synthesized content from online conversations with immunization managers and key content partners
  • Manage branding, messaging and deployment of content through website, emails, social media, videos, webinars and events
  • Interface with members and partners on content development and surveys
  • Develop and deploy engaging membership communications

Digital Engagement and Marketing

  • Work with leadership team to define online community development strategy, tactics, roadmap and milestones
  • Work with Sabin Communications team to manage IAIM website, including educational elements, backend updates and web vendor oversight
  • Apply social listening tools and analytics for targeting of relevant influencers
  • Regularly compile and analyze metrics for website and social channels; making adjustments based on analytics

Project Management

  • Develop and manage the editorial calendar for the IAIM Network
  • Develop and write quarterly and annual reports and position papers
  • In coordination with the Sabin Communications team, manage photography, graphic and video resources for the IAIM Network; catalog and archive all digital assets
  • Other related duties, as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field such as international development or public health
  • Community engagement experience
  • 7+ years relevant experience in building communities, working across international boundaries and/or leading communications programs
  • Ability to engage and communicate with a global audience; a “people person”
  • Experience working in low- and/or middle-income countries preferred
  • Knowledge of current digital marketing techniques and best practices
  • Proven ability to develop and implement effective communications strategies
  • Exceptional writing with an ability to boil down complex issues into compelling messaging, targeting a variety of audiences
  • Experience with social and web analytics
  • Social listening and influencer marketing experience
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite applications
  • Strong attention to detail, ability to manage complex tasks, highly organized, dependable and able to prioritize competing demands in order to meet deadlines
  • Superior service orientation
  • Effectively manage projects so problems are anticipated and solutions identified quickly
  • Listens carefully to feedback and comments from staff and adapts plans/actions accordingly
  • Thrive in entrepreneurial, team-oriented work environments; experience working with cross-functional teams
  • Works across the organization, building strong relationships with colleagues
  • Ability to be flexible, creative, enthusiastic and optimistic
  • Fluency in French or Spanish a plus

How to Apply:

To be considered, please submit your cover letter and resume via e-mail to [email protected]. Please be sure to reference “Manager, Community Building & Digital Engagement” 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 to the Sabin Vaccine Institute. No phone calls, please. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Sabin Vaccine Institute has a generous benefits package.

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.