Inside MSG - A Wonderful Place to Work

Manhattan Strategy Group employs some of the leading subject matter experts in the country and seasoned professionals with extensive government and program experience. Our diverse team is driven by seeing positive social change happen through our work – where we innovate with technology, creativity, and effective communication and engagement. Learn more about our employment opportunities and contact us if you are interested in advancing your career as part of our team.


Inside MSG - A Wonderful Place to Work

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Summary of Benefits

MSG offers a comprehensive health benefits program including:

  • Nationwide health insurance with company-provided Health Savings Accounts (HSA)
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Disability insurance (short and long term)
  • Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment (with option to buy additional coverage)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company match

Work/life balance benefits including:

  • PTO
  • Telework options
  • Paid holidays

Our Core Values


  • Position your clients for success.
  • Be self-aware; Respect your colleagues.
  • Be honest.
  • Act in the client’s best interest.
  • Be an advocate for your colleagues.
  • No gossip.


  • Celebrate successes.
  • Ensure mutual understanding.
  • Listen actively.
  • Ensure positive intent.
  • Take an active interest in your colleagues' well-being.
  • Be open to different perspectives.
  • Create a positive customer experience.



  • Produce your personal best.
  • Pay attention to details.
  • Communicate clearly.
  • Create winning solutions.
  • Exceed expectations.
  • Deliver excellent customer service.


  • Be receptive to feedback.
  • Accept responsibility.
  • Reflect and grow.
  • Follow up and follow through.
  • Lend a hand to others.
  • Honor your commitments.
  • Lead by example.


  • Listen, learn and share best practices.
  • Strive for excellence.
  • Know the Company.
  • Grow the Company.
  • Pursue knowledge.
  • Be strategic.
  • Innovate.
  • Be willing to take risks.


We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Applicants can learn more about the company's status as an equal opportunity employer by viewing the federal "EEO is the Law" poster. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status.  While all applications are appreciated, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Appreciating Diversity


MSG is committed to creating and maintaining a workplace in which all employees have an opportunity to participate and contribute to the successes of the business and are valued for their skills, culture, experience, and unique perspectives. This commitment is embodied in company policy and the way we do business at MSG and is an important principle of sound business management. All staff have the opportunity to serve on MSG's Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee.

MSG Social Events

In-Person Events (when pandemic teleworking ends)

Bagel Wednesdays

MSG employees in the Bethesda office are treated to fresh bagels every Wednesday morning.

Other Staff Outings

Escape Room Adventure, Pumpkin Carving Contest, and the annual holiday party.


Virtual Events

Virtual Happy Hours

Bi-weekly happy hours include Karaoke, Paint & Sip, Charades, Bingo, and Kahootz Trivia

Coffee with a Colleague

MSG launched another virtual means to connect with fellow employees – Coffee with a Colleague. These brief, informal one-on-one virtual meetups are a great way for staff to get to know each other beyond project and contract work. MSG employees sign up and are paired with another colleague to build these important relationships and connections.