At RWJF's headquarters in Princeton, N.J., dedicated professionals apply a diverse range of knowledge and expertise to a shared vision: All Americans should have the opportunity to live a healthier life.

Current Openings

Would you like the opportunity to do work that makes a lasting, positive difference in the lives of others? Create that impact by joining the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), the nation’s largest philanthropy devoted exclusively to health and health care, as we strive to build a national Culture of Health.

If the idea of working with creative professionals with a passion for our vision excites you, then click through to one of the full job descriptions below to learn more. Build a career that will make a difference for generations to come.



Production Coordinator

The Foundation is seeking a production coordinator to support the production of print- and web-based deliverables and integration of the RWJF brand and style across all products. Projects range in size, complexity and outreach, and include products created for the Foundation and its various departments, focus area teams, and grantees.

Application Deadline: Sunday, October 4, 2015


Program Portfolios

Director, Strategic Relationships

RWJF has created the new position of director, Strategic Relationships, to help lead our efforts to ally with communities, policymakers, businesses and others willing to find ways to build a Culture of Health for everyone in America. The director, Strategic Relationships, will play a key role in developing and executing an organization-wide strategy for engaging influential partners from diverse perspectives—businesses, community organizations, other non-profits, civic leaders, researchers, educators, and many others, both within and outside the health sector.

Application Deadline: Sunday, September 20, 2015


Program Associate

The Foundation is seeking a professional staff member who will work with members of a portfolio tasked with catalyzing demand for healthy places and practices, to facilitate and support the work of the portfolio by: assisting in the effective facilitation of the portfolio members; conducting project and related research; working with key experts, grantees and applicants to develop strategies and action plans to fulfill objectives; and assisting in designing and implementing new initiatives, evaluating proposals, and monitoring programs and grants. The successful candidate will have excellent project management skills and a background in various social issues.

Application Deadline: Sunday, September 20, 2015


Vice President, Program Portfolios

The Foundation is seeking a dynamic, passionate leader for its program portfolios to serve a critical role in its senior management team in leading the Foundation at a time of significant transition to a focus on a Culture of Health for everyone. Enhancing its historic focus on people who are underserved and living in disadvantaged environments, the Foundation has committed to working with new partners and in new ways to produce healthier outcomes among all Americans. RWJF seeks individuals who emanates integrity, intelligence, work ethic, and a passion for the mission.

Application Deadline: Open


Targeted Teams


The Foundation is seeking a director to lead and implement the strategy of the Foundation’s efforts to ensure that all children grow up at a healthy weight, and lead a team focusing on these efforts. This includes overall management, strategy formulation, planning, budgeting, staffing, training and development, supervision and evaluation for all team activities and PMT staff members to include senior program/program officers and program associates with matrix responsibility for Research, Evaluation and Learning (REL) staff and communications strategists in order to meet the team objectives and performance indicators.

Application Deadline: Sunday, September 20, 2015


Working at RWJF

RWJF offers exciting opportunities in program development; communications; research-evaluation-learning; and positions in administration, finance and technology that are integral to our organization.

We provide competitive salaries, a collegial work environment, and an excellent benefits and wellness package that reflects our mission and goals.

If you are interested in working for the Foundation, please review our current openings. Send general employment inquiries to our Human Resources Center at

RWJF is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Working to Build a Culture of Health

At the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, we envision a future in which being as healthy as possible is valued by every member of our society.

Learn more about our vision