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.

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Executive Vice President

Reporting to the president and CEO, the Foundation is seeking an executive vice president to serve as a key member of the Foundation’s executive staff responsible for providing leadership, and centrally coordinating and planning the Foundation’s program strategies as the Foundation strives to build a Culture of Health.

Application Deadline: Open


Program Financial Management

Program Finance Associate

The Foundation seeks a full-time program finance associate. This position reports into our finance unit which partners with program staff on the financial aspects of our mission-driven work. While much of this work is in the form of grants, a significant portion also includes contracts, mostly to support our extensive strategic communications activities with an annual budget of $35-$40 million. This specific position will focus on contract review and negotiation, analysis and monitoring primarily for our communications department, and for all of our programmatic work. The position will also include some grant-related responsibilities. 

Application Deadline: December 2, 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.


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.

Please send general employment inquiries to our Human Resources Center at