A robust jobs bank and career management system available to all Harvard Kennedy School Alumni; upload your resume, search for jobs and fellowships

Search for a Job in JACK

Connect to Opportunities

JACK: Jobs and Careers for the Kennedy School is the Office of Career Advancement (OCA)'s comprehensive job bank and career management system. Thousands of high caliber and quality jobs, fellowships and summer internships are posted in JACK every year. JACK also gives you access to an extensive database of employers working in areas of interest to our students and graduates.  

Note: If you wish to post a job on JACK, you will need to register as an employer. This is true even if you are already registered as a job seeker.

To access JACK:

  1. Register or log in using your Post.Harvard username and password to access your personal JACK home page. 
  2. Complete the registration form or update your profile. A complete profile helps us target communications and updates for you as well as letting you tailor your JACK experience.
  3. Explore JACK. View jobs, create job search agents that deliver daily/weekly emails, upload your resume into your personal document library, research employers, and find career development resources in the OCA Document Library.

For more detailed instructions, refer to the JACK User Guide available under the "resources for alumni" tab in JACK.

Feedback and Questions

Send us feedback and questions through the feedback window on your JACK home page or email.


As you conduct your job search, please be aware that scams on the Internet include fraudulent job postings designed to draw an unsuspecting job searcher into disclosing confidential financial/personal information. Although all job postings are screen by an OCA staff member and approved before posting, it is possible that a fraudulent posting could get through. If you have concerns about the legitimacy of an announcement, please bring it to the attention of the OCA staff.