CSPI is hiring for a number of jobs and internships. Find out more about our positions here.

CSPI is an aggressive non-profit consumer organization conducting innovative programs in nutrition and food safety. CSPI publishes Nutrition Action Healthletter, one of the nation's premier health newsletter. CSPI strives to provide useful, objective information to the public, represent citizens' interests before legislative, regulatory, and judicial bodies, and ensure that advances in science are used for the public's good. CSPI is supported by subscribers to Nutrition Action Healthletter, donors, and by foundation grants.

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The Center for Science in the Public Interest is seeking a full-time Senior Accountant to work in our Washington, DC office to oversee general accounting operations including budget preparation, month-end close, and year-end tax preparation and audit processes. The Senior Accountant will partner with key stakeholders to ensure there are sufficient systems and procedures in place to provide effective financial tracking and reporting support to existing and new program implementation. This position is a member of small but busy accounting team, has supervisory responsibility, and reports to the Director of Finance.

We are searching for a policy-savvy scientist and strategist to improve the regulation of supplements and chemicals added to food, and get unsafe chemicals and ineffective supplements out of the food supply. This is a full-time position. The Principal Scientist, Food Additives and Supplements is a member of the Science Department and reports to its Deputy Director. This position is located in CSPI’s DC office or remotely.

CSPI has secured funding to carry our independent, public interest initiatives into post-pandemic advocacy to fight against misinformation and anti-science forces, and for scientific integrity, transparency, and agency accountability in US public health policy. We are searching for a policy-savvy scientist and strategist who will work closely with CSPI’s Executive Director, Dr. Peter Lurie, and report to its Deputy Director for Science to launch this initiative.

The Center for Science in the Public Interest is seeking a full-time Legal Affairs Attorney to work remotely or in our Washington, DC office to research legal issues develop, materials, and provide technical support to policymakers and advocates working on national, state, and local food and nutrition policies. The position is grant-funded with the potential for extension based on funding.

We are searching for a Digital Communications Associate to utilize digital communications to mobilize our supporters, coalition partners, and the public to support national, state and local policies and corporate campaigns to improve the American food system. This work will especially include initiatives to support historically disenfranchised communities that experience health disparities and are disproportionately targeted by unhealthy beverage and food marketing. This position reports to the Campaign Communications Director and is located in either CSPI’s DC office or remotely.

Fall 2021 Internships have been filled.

All internships are remote until further notice.