Job Opportunities

RWJF Headquarters and Surrounding Campus

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), located in Princeton, N.J., is the largest philanthropy in America dedicated solely to health. Join our dedicated team of passionate professionals and help make our vision a reality.


Since 1972, RWJF has been providing funding, assistance, and research for projects and programs to help people, their families, and their communities be as healthy as possible. We are committed to working alongside others to build a Culture of Health that provides everyone in America a fair and just opportunity for health and well-being.


Current Opportunities

Please note: The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation offices are currently closed in response to COVID-19 and employees are working remotely, as we follow the call for physical distancing and other guidance from public health experts. Because our offices are closed, interviewing, hiring, and on-boarding are being conducted virtually. Until our offices reopen, new hires and current staff will temporarily work remotely from RWJF-approved locations. Check this page for any updates on our recruitment activity. Thank you for your continued interest in a career with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.


Vice President, Equity and Culture

The Foundation seeks an inaugural vice president, Equity and Culture (VPEC). With a track record of leadership in equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) and organizational or cultural transformation, the successful VPEC will serve as a key advisor and counsel to the president and CEO, chief operating officer and executive vice president.

Application Deadline: Open


Human Resources

Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

The Foundation seeks a vice president and chief human resources officer who will be responsible for developing and executing a progressive talent strategy in alignment with the vision, values, and Guiding Principles of the Foundation, and in support of its overall strategic direction.

Application Deadline: Open


Information Technology

Vice President and Chief Information Technology Officer

The Foundation seeks a vice president and chief information technology officer who will be responsible for the development and advancement of the use of technology and cyber security.

Application Deadline: Open



Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

The Foundation seeks a vice president, general counsel, and secretary responsible for common office of secretary duties as well as advising the president/CEO, or subordinate managers, on legal issues, tax or legislative matters, or regulatory activities that affect or may affect the Foundation or its grantees.

Application Deadline: Open



Program Associate, Transforming Health and Health Care Systems

The Foundation seeks a program associate for the Transforming Health and Health Care Systems theme, who will work with members of this program theme to facilitate, support, and potentially lead collective efforts with partners and grantees to advance public and private investments in systems change efforts.

Application Deadline: September 26, 2021

Senior Program Officer, Healthy Children and Families

The Foundation seeks a senior program officer to work with the Healthy Children and Families focus area, to advance RWJF's priorities by co-designing, managing and monitoring strategies that advance our goal to ensure that all families, no matter their background, have the resources they need to raise healthy, thriving children starting from the earliest years.

Application Deadline: September 26, 2021

Senior Program Officer, Leadership for Better Health

This senior program officer will have an assignment with the Leadership for Better Health (LBH) focus area. Leadership development is needed at the level of the individual, within institutions, networks, and communities. LBH seeks, through individual and collective leadership approaches, to support changes in the conditions, narratives, systems, and policies that advance health equity.

Application Deadline: Open


Why work at RWJF?

RWJF is an Equal Opportunity Employer