Senior Associate, Communications

Reports to: Manager, Communications
Location: Washington, DC

Position Summary:

The Communications Senior Associate leads Sabin media and social media and develops a range of communications to promote the organization and its programs. The Senior Associate crafts clear messaging, develops winning pitch strategies, and has strong writing and editing skills.


Media Generation and Monitoring

Senior Associate, Influenza Vaccine Innovation

Reports to: Director, Influenza Vaccine Innovation
Location: Washington, DC

Position Summary:

The senior associate of influenza vaccine innovation will proactively support Sabin’s work to catalyze next generation influenza vaccine leadership and innovation. The senior associate will support the design and capture of a scientific agenda that outlines new approaches, systems and associated resource streams to foster innovation in the influenza vaccine research and development landscape. Working closely with internal leadership and external partners and stakeholders, the senior associate will support work intended to drive the demand for and accelerate the development of universal influenza vaccines.



Manager, Typhoid Programs

Reports to: Vice President, Typhoid Programs
Location: Washington, DC

Position Summary:

We are looking for an enthusiastic and flexible person to help manage and implement public health research with our team and external partners. The Manager will play a key oversight role in the Surveillance for Enteric Fever in Asia Project (SEAP), an established surveillance network that systematically collects data on the clinical and community burden of enteric fever. The Manager will ensure protocol compliance through site monitoring and data quality control activities and be responsible for regular reporting to the funder. As needed, the Manager will also participate in the development of new protocol and project implementation plans. The ideal candidate has the ability to think strategically, toggle between being part of a dynamic team and working independently, design and implement epidemiological research protocols, conduct data analyses and communicate results to a variety of audiences. The candidate must be comfortable traveling internationally in typhoid endemic countries such as Bangladesh, Nepal and Pakistan.

Internship Program

Sabin offers a variety of rewarding internship opportunities throughout the year. Interns support our projects in vaccine access and uptake, research and development, vaccine knowledge and innovation as well as policy, communications and resource development.

The Sabin internship program offers the chance to contribute to global initiatives, gain valuable experience in our Washington, DC office and participate in networking and professional development activities with renowned leaders in global health.

We hope that working here inspires the next generation of leaders and provides an opportunity to learn how to drive meaningful, informed conversations.

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Employee Benefits

Sabin values its staff and is proud to provide a generous package of benefits to its full-time employees. As we strive to attract, develop and retain our team members, we invest in our culture and offer competitive health, financial and work-life benefits. Benefits are subject to change. 

Health & Retirement:

  • Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan

Life & Family:

  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation Leave
  • Paid Sick and Safe Leave
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Telework One Day Per Week
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • On-site Fitness Center
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • WMATA SmartBenefits Program
  • Bicycle Commuter Subsidy Program

Team Culture: