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 healthy 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.



Senior Communications Officer

To achieve our vision, the Communications department is seeking communication officers at all levels to lead us in developing and implementing communications strategies. Collaborating with portfolio/team directors of our various focus areas, communications officers are strategic partners who support the objectives of the team/portfolio through the design and implementation of those strategies.

Deadline: Monday, November 3, 2014 (10 a.m. ET)


Program Financial Management

Program Financial Analyst

The program financial analyst is an integral position within the program finance staff. This individual supports varied and complex duties and assignments that support the senior manager of program financial management in the full range of his/her responsibilities. These responsibilities are both department specific and involve the shared program finance agenda driven by the Program Finance leadership team. The program financial analyst role requires outcomes that are defined, but where methods and procedures may vary based upon professional judgment or precedent, and involves duties and assignments with some latitude for un-reviewed action; conferring with supervisor on unusual matters; coordinating with others on projects; acting in advisory capacity to assigned program management teams and portfolios on financial matters; and providing technical financial assistance to grantees, contractors and national program offices.

Deadline: Sunday, November 16, 2014 (10:00 a.m. ET)



Program Associate

The Foundation seeks a program associate for its Pioneer Portfolio to support and enhance our work to build a Culture of Health. The program associate will scan the field for cutting edge ideas and emerging trends; conduct background research and interviews to understand new developments in the field; network with and connect key experts, grantees and applicants; support program officers in their program development, management, and learning tasks; help to design and implement new initiatives; address and triage requests from applicants; assist in the effective facilitation of team activities; review and evaluate proposals; and monitor existing programs and grants. 

Deadline: Sunday, November 16, 2014 (10:00 a.m.)




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