Working for Smart Growth:
More Livable Places and Open Spaces


Employment Opportunities and RFPs

Community Planner: New Jersey Future seeks a full-time community planner to assist with administration and formulation of several current and anticipated policy and planning projects, including: aging friendly community assessments and advancement, community planning for climate change and coastal resiliency, and downtown revitalization and economic development. This position is ideal for an individual with planning experience who wants to make a positive impact on the sustainable growth and development of communities throughout New Jersey. Full job description.

Policy Associate: New Jersey Future seeks an experienced, motivated individual to contribute to the organization’s policy and advocacy work by shaping, articulating and advocating for state policies that advance sustainable water infrastructure and smart growth.  The position combines research, policy analysis and development, stakeholder convening, and written and oral communications. We prefer a highly organized candidate with a track record in policy analysis, policy communications, and consensus-building who can operate independently and collaboratively. Full job description.

Administrative Assistant (part-time): New Jersey Future is looking for a skilled, organized, conscientious individual to provide part-time administrative support to several of the organization’s program areas. The administrative assistant will work within a collaborative team environment on a variety of tasks, including database and list management, website updates, scheduling and events. This position will allow the successful candidate to interact with different staff members and learn about the varied public-interest work carried out by New Jersey Future. Full job description.

If you’d like to hear about future RFPs, RFQs and employment opportunities with us as soon as we announce them, please sign up for our email newsletter using the box at the right of this page.

If you’re interested in getting involved with New Jersey Future as a volunteer, we’d love to hear from you! Please submit our volunteer form and someone will be in touch.

And if you’re an undergraduate or graduate student, you might be interested in our internship program. To apply, email  (mjannatnjfuturedotorg)   a cover letter and resume to Marianne Jann.



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