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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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.

We are searching for a highly organized Development Coordinator to provide research, administrative and logistical support for CSPI’s mid-level and major gift fundraising programs. The ideal candidate will bring strategic prioritization skills, professionalism, and a collaborative spirit to the Development team. This role reports to the Individual Gifts Officer who manages the mid-level and planned giving programs and works closely with other development staff and senior leadership. You will be the connective tissue within the Development department, ensuring things don’t slip through the cracks. The preferred location of the position is CSPI’s DC office, but consideration will be given to remote candidates.

We are searching for a policy-savvy scientist to work closely with several program teams to review and develop evidence-based materials and messages to support national, state, and local food and nutrition policies.

This is a grant-funded, full-time position with potential for extension based on funding. The Science Policy Associate is a member of the Science Department and reports to the Senior Science Policy Associate. The position is located in CSPI’s DC office or remotely.

In Fall 2021, CSPI is offering three paid, part-time intern positions on the policy team. Fall 2021 interns will work with one of the following areas: Organizing; Restaurant Kids' Meals; or SNAP.

All internships are remote until further notice.