Vaxess Technologies is developing next generation vaccines and therapies based on its proprietary silk technology. MIMIX™ enables sustained intradermal delivery of vaccines and therapeutics to enhance efficacy and simplify administration. We are committed to enabling products that are not only more effective, but also more accessible to patients around the world.
The operations team at Vaxess is cross-disciplinary and is responsible for overseeing all non-technical departments including, but not limited to: Procurement, lab operations, Public Relations, Social Media Marketing, Human Resources, Grant Management, Information Technology, and more. We are seeking talented, collaborative, and highly motivated individuals with an interest in supporting biotechnological development through day-to-day needs of the business. This a unique opportunity to be a key part of a rapidly expanding startup bringing innovative technology to the vaccine and therapeutic markets.
The internship lasts from January through May and may be a part-time or full-time position.
· Work both in-person and remotely with the operations team perform daily critical-business tasks as prioritized by the team
· Support rollouts of new projects or internal processes
· Manage procurement spreadsheets and ordering of materials and supplies for the office and lab
· Help maintain vendor relations and correspondence
· Monitor compliance of various grant programs
· Create social media content that aligns with the Vaxess’ brand across the company’s various platforms.
· Assist with brainstorming and planning activities for company engagement
· Additional responsibilities may be curated depending on the intern’s specific interests
· Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
· Must be 18 years of age or older
· Excellent verbal and written communication skills
· Intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Office and / or Google Suite
· Must thrive in a fast-paced environment
· Motivation to work independently and as part of a team
· Strong interest in the Life Sciences, Biotech or Healthcare industries is desired