TFG Careers

TFG has a diverse and dynamic workforce that focuses on client results and satisfaction.  TFG’s professional staff plays a critical role in our success. We look for creative thinkers who have demonstrated commitment, competence, and teamwork.  We offer an outstanding employment experience in a culture where employees are challenged to give their best effort and are encouraged to grow with the firm. 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, and related medical conditions), HIV/AIDS status, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, personal appearance, genetic information, family responsibilities, matriculation, political affiliation, covered military or veteran status, or any other factor protected by federal or local law.

Job Opportunities

Grant Writer

TFG is seeking a knowledgable and experienced Grant Writer that is interested in working with a fast-paced, dynamic team to identify and secure grant funding for critical projects in communities across the country. Under the direct supervision of our Grants Director, this position is expected to have the skilled competencies to address all pre-award grant requirements, from critically identifying relevant funding opportunities to writing and securing competitive grant funding. Candidates must have a demonstrated history in searching for and identfying federal, state, and foundation grant opportunities as well as a successful background in preparing all aspects of a competitive grant application. This position's contributions are critical to helping us achieve objectives such as providing needed water, wastewater, and transportation infrastructure; supporting public safety and health efforts; protecting waterways and endangered species; addressing various environmental issues; rejuvenating neglected industrial areas into sustainable, vibrant economic communities; developing economic revitalization plans for blighted cities or neighborhoods; and aiding communities with disaster response recovery. 

To learn more about this position, click here.


Grant Researcher

TFG is seeking a motivated Grant Researcher who is interested in working with a fast-paced, dynamic team to identify and secure grant funding for critical projects in communities across the country. Under the direct supervision of Senior Grants Team personnel, the Grant Researcher will have the chance to work alongside TFG partners and staff with decades of experience in public service and government relations who are working to make a direct and meaningful impact in communities across the U.S. The Grant Researcher will experience all aspects of the federal funding process, from identifying funding opportunities to securing grants. The Grant Research will directly contribute to the overall success of the firm's efforts to secure federal, state and foundation funding for communities across the country. It is preferred candidates have 1-2 years of experience researching and identifying federal funding. 

To learn more about this position, click here.


Associate

TFG is seeking an experienced Associate to join our team of policy experts. Associates conduct critical writing on legislation and regulation of interest to our clients, and lead the research into congressional and federal agency news and updates. Associates will work directly alongside TFG partners and lobbyists with decades of experience in public service and government relations who are working to make a direct and meaningful impact in communities across the U.S. Associates will also gain hands-on experience with diverse and differing congressional and federal priorities. Candidates should have two or more years experience with Capitol Hill, agency, local or state government, or equivalent. Associates will work closely with TFG staff and clients to identify and promote federal projects and priorities. 

To learn more about this position, click here.


Freelance Grant Writers

TFG is seeking talented and experienced grant professionals to join our network of grant writing consultants. Grant Writing Consultants will have the chance to work directly alongside TFG partners and staff with decades of experience in public service and government relations who are working to make a direct and meaningful impact in communities across the U.S. Individuals will work remotely and have flexibility to accept grant project assignments based on their areas of expertise, interest, and availability. Candidates should have significant experience in all phases of the grant development process and strong foundational knowledge of grantmaking entities, especially federal grant programs. Our Grants Consultants will work closely with TFG staff and clients to identify and pursue grant funding opportunities, supporting all phases of the grant development life cycle from concept design, full proposal, development, review and revision support, and grant application finalization and submission.

To learn more about this position, click here.

 

Freelance WaterSMART and Transportation Grant Consultants

We are seeking talented  experienced WaterSMART and Transportation grant professionals to join our network of grant writing consultants. TFG Grants Consultants work remotely and have flexibility to accept grant project assignments based on their areas of expertise, interest, and availability. Candidates should have significant experience in all phases of the grant development process and strong foundational knowledge of grantmaking entities, especially federal grant programs. Our Grants Consultants will work closely with TFG staff and clients to identify and pursue grant funding opportunities, supporting all phases of the grant development life cycle from concept design, full proposal, development, review and revision support, and grant application finalization and submission.

To learn more about this position, click here

 

Research Intern

The TFG Internship Program is seeking a Research Intern to assist firm lobbyists and staff on short-term to medium-length projects.  Daily assignments often include: researching and tracking federal legislation; searching previous and current appropriations bills for critical information; locating grant opportunities for municipal government and nonprofit clients; assisting with public relations by compiling information for TFG's website, database, and business proposals; attending congressional and industry hearings and briefings; and writing blog posts, summaries and memorandums.  Research Interns will also be responsible for contributing to research and written content for technical reports on economic development planning, grant proposals, demographic analysis, environmental issues, and related subjects.

To learn more about this position, click here.

About the TFG Team

Building on our team’s unmatched experience in promoting local governments and their partners, TFG provides clients the strategies and tools to shape national policy, obtain resources for revitalization and innovation, and get results in Washington D.C. We help our clients build stronger communities through securing federal funding through grants, federal financing tools, and project authorizations, advocating for regulatory and legislative policy changes, and strategic planning and consulting services. TFG is also proud to work with network of talented consultants and senior advisors who enable us to augment the services we provide our clients with their specialized areas of expertise.

Hear from Our Employees

US Congressional Calendar

28 June 2021

TFG 2021 Congressional Calendar

The Ferguson Group (TFG) compiled a 2021 Congressional Calendar with important House and Senate dates.

The Ferguson Group (TFG) compiled a 2021 Calendar with session and recess dates for the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate 117th Congressional session. The calendar also includes the titles of Members of Congress in Senate and House leadership for the 117th Congress. Read more to view and download the calendar. 

Latest TFG News

24 August 2021

TFG To Present on Water Infrastructure Funding Opportunities in American Water Works Association Workshop

Leading minds behind WIFIA legislation, TFG to share information on WIFIA and SRF with public utilities in workshop presentation.

The Ferguson Group (TFG) Principal and Manager of Policy and Regulatory Affairs, Stephanie Missert, will join the American Water Works Association (AWWA) tomorrow, Wednesday, August 25th at 1:25 – 2:25 P.M. ET to virtually present “How States Make SRF and WIFIA Work”.

Latest Coronavirus Updates