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.



Investment Analyst, Public Investments

The Foundation currently seeks multiple investment analysts to perform various activities in support of the Public Markets Group within RWJF’s highly collaborative Investment department.

The Investments team helps oversee the Foundation’s $10.2 billion in assets. We utilize a global network of external partners, combined with fundamental, quantitative, and behavioral analysis, to create a diversified investment portfolio. The Foundation invests in a broad array of investment strategies including public and private equity, hedge funds, credit, real estate, and fixed income.

Application Deadline: April 6, 2015 (10 a.m. ET)


Targeted Teams

Senior Program Officer

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. The senior program officer will embody the energy and forward momentum necessary to bridge the gaps between key stakeholders and act as translator, convener, and standard-bearer for RWJF’s mission. Ideally, s/he will bring a depth and breadth of experience in direct management or delivery of local or state public health services, including participating in agency accreditation and quality improvement activities.  

Application Deadline: March 29, 2015 (10 a.m. ET)


Senior Program Officer

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is seeking a senior program officer to provide strategic expertise on how to build a network of partners that support and implement federal, state and local policy efforts to support all children growing up at a healthy weight. The successful candidate will understand how to address health equity broadly and develop programming to establish scalable models at the local, state, and national levels. We prefer someone with experience doing work in child health but would welcome experience in any human service areas (i.e. education, welfare, labor).

Application Deadline: April 13, 2015 (10 a.m. ET)

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