Sabin Vaccine Institute is seeking a dynamic and creative graphic designer. The Communications Senior Associate leads a range of functions, including graphic design, brand management and implementation of communications-focused project elements.
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.
Graphic Design and Digital • Design and oversee development of professional-level print and digital materials related to Sabin’s branding, programs and events • Design and deploy social media campaigns, produce infographics, social graphics, data visualizations, gifs, etc. • Create project and event logos • Design event collateral for meetings and conferences, including promotional items, attendee materials and signage • Work closely with executives to conceptualize, design, produce and edit visually compelling slide presentations to be used for education, awareness-building and high-level business development • Design materials for fundraising and cultivation of individual donors • Select and oversee vendors and manage contracts • Manage and catalog digital assets • Carry out back-end website updates in Drupal and WordPress • Demonstrate attention to detail in design, including proofreading
Sabin Corporate and Development • Ensure adherence to brand guidelines, including style sheets and logo requirements • Design easy-to-use templates for Sabin team members to ensure Sabin’s brand is always well represented • Gather and distill Sabin impacts from event surveys and social metrics, develop graphics to communicate impact, recommend adjustments according to findings • Ensure consistent messaging across Sabin program materials
Editorial • Write and copyedit written materials for internal and external audiences across a variety of platforms as needed
Program Support and Promotion • Serve as liaison between communications and program staff to develop program-related communications and promote project milestones; identify opportunities by conducting regular meetings and initiating activities with program teams • Collect travel and meeting photos, videos and updates from Sabin team members, and follow up with use in social media, presentations and marketing materials • Other related duties, as assigned
• Bachelor’s degree in a related field such as graphic design or communications • 4-6 years relevant experience • Graphic design experience with proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office applications; HTML and email campaign design preferred • Ability to boil down complex issues into compelling messaging targeting a variety of audiences • Capable of telling inspiring stories through a variety of mediums, including infographics, photography, video and events • Experience writing for blogs, social networking sites and email campaigns • Excellent organizational and project management skills • Experience managing vendors, including graphic designers, videographers and printers • Proven ability to implement effective communications strategies • Thrive in entrepreneurial, team-oriented work environments; experience working with cross-functional teams • Ability to be flexible, creative, enthusiastic and optimistic
Additional Salary Information: Sabin Vaccine Institute has a generous benefits package.
About Sabin Vaccine Institute
The Sabin Vaccine Institute is a leading advocate for expanding vaccine access and uptake globally, advancing vaccine research and development, and amplifying vaccine knowledge and innovation. Unlocking the potential of vaccines through partnership, Sabin has built a robust ecosystem of funders, innovators, implementers, practitioners, policy makers and public stakeholders to advance its vision of a future free from preventable diseases. As a non-profit with more than two decades of experience, Sabin is committed to finding solutions that last and extending the full benefits of vaccines to all people, regardless of who they are or where they live. At Sabin, we believe in the power of vaccines to change the world.