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.




Communications Officer

The Foundation is seeking a communications officer to help staff create, develop, implement and manage communications for and about the Foundation’s initiatives to improve the health of all Americans. This individual will be responsible for understanding how an assigned teams’ work contributes to the building of a Culture of Health, and how communicating about those efforts can help support the change necessary to make it possible for all in our diverse society to lead healthier lives.

Application deadline: July 27, 2015 (10 a.m. ET)



Investment Analyst I—Portfolio Management

The Foundation is seeking an investment analyst with the ability to work cooperatively with the experienced investment professionals across the organization. The RWJF Investment Office maintains a team culture with a fairly flat organizational structure.The team manages a large broadly diversified portfolio in both public and private investments. The investment analyst will work within the Portfolio Management group, as well as within the Investment department of approximately 15 people.

Application Deadline: July 20, 2015 (10 a.m. ET)


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: Open


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

Senior Program Officer

The Foundation is seeking a seasoned and visionary public health leader to develop, implement, and manage initiatives that carry forward its vision to work alongside diverse groups of people in order to build a Culture of Health. The senior program officer will specifically lead efforts to achieve the highest possible value from our nation’s investments in improving health and health care. S/he will work across the Foundation and field to promote ideas and investments and develop and expand partnerships that have the greatest impact on the field of public health and health and care systems across the United States.

Application Deadline: Open

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