Job Opportunities

At the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) 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.

Healthy Communities

Program Officer / Senior Program Officer (002)

Area of Focus: Data for Action

The Foundation is seeking a program officer OR senior program officer (PO/SPO) who will be focused on efforts to create the conditions that allow communities and their residents to reach their greatest health potential. These initiatives focus on how local data, financing and policy and practice changes, coupled with multi-sector community leadership and capacity building, can change community environments in ways that make it easier for people to be healthier.

Application Deadline: Open

 

Program Officer / Senior Program Officer (003)

Area of Focus: Building Community Power

The Foundation is seeking a program officer OR senior program officer (PO/SPO) who will focus on the Foundation’s efforts to create the conditions that allow communities and all of their residents to reach their greatest health potential, especially those facing the greatest challenges. These initiatives focus on how local data, financing and policy and practice changes, coupled with multi-sector community leadership and capacity building, can change community environments and norms in ways that make it easier for people to be healthier.

Application Deadline: Open

 

Program

Program Administrative Assistant

The Foundation currently seeks program administrative assistants to organize the working life of busy RWJF program officers by providing overall administrative assistance to ensure every day runs smoothly and efficiently.

Successful candidates will need a minimum of two years experience in an equivalent role and demonstrated skill as a caring, organized, and detail oriented professional who values the hard work that defines the success of a mission driven organization. Candidates will also need to have upbeat energy with “can do” capability; be able to manage competing priorities, people, personalities, and projects to get the job done with a smile; be technologically savvy; be a self-starter; have strong organization and multi-tasking skills that reflect ability to perform and prioritize with great attention to detail and accuracy; be highly collaborative; have a strong service-orientation; have the ability to be flexible in the face of change with poise and positivity.

Application Deadline: Sunday, July 9, 2017

RWJF is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Summer Internship Program

The RWJF internship program provides an opportunity for students in various disciplines to learn about health and health care issues facing our society and about how a career in philanthropy can make a difference.

This program runs for 10 weeks over the summer months. For information on specific internship opportunities, please check back in early February 2018.

A CAREER THAT WILL MAKE A DIFFERENCE

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 to learn more. Build a career that will make a difference for generations to come.

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 resume@rwjf.org.

2017 President's Message

Improving Health in America

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