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: Everyone in America should have the opportunity to live a healthier life.


Program Financial Analyst

The Program Financial Management team is responsible for ensuring the Foundation’s financial obligations as a private, tax-exempt foundation are used in the public’s interest. The Foundation is seeking a program financial analyst to work to ensure our financial obligations are achieved by providing high quality financial support, direction and assistance to RWJF staff, grantees and contractors in the execution of new and ongoing grants, contracts and awards.

Deadline: April 22, 2018



Associate Counsel

Reporting to the associate general counsel and chief investment counsel, the Foundation is seeking an associate counsel to assist in the legal review of the Foundation’s investments and related matters and other Foundation contracts and related matters, including agreements with administrative and programmatic consultants and vendors, in each instance in compliance with the Foundation’s policies and guidelines.

Deadline: April 29, 2018


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 paid program runs for 10 weeks over the summer months. For information on specific internship opportunities, please check back in early February 2019.

RWJF is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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.


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

2018 Annual Message

2018 Annual Message

RWJF President and CEO Richard Besser reflects on the guiding principles that drive our work to improve health and health care for everyone in America.

Read the message