About Project Liberty

Project Liberty is a far-reaching effort to build an internet where individuals have more control over their data, a voice in how digital platforms operate, and greater access to the economic benefits of innovation.


Founded by civic entrepreneur Frank McCourt, Executive Chairman of McCourt Global, Project Liberty is supported by a $500-million commitment and encompasses the work of the Project Liberty Foundation—a 501(c)(3) with an international partner network that includes Georgetown University, Stanford University, Sciences Po, and other leading academic institutions and civic organizations—and Amplica Labs, a technology business launched by McCourt Global that is focused on developing the next generation of digital infrastructure.  Learn more about McCourt Global below. 


Role and Responsibilities:

As an Executive Assistant, you will provide exceptional daily executive support to the President of Project Liberty, to provide for all administrative and planning needs. You will exhibit excellent communication and organizational skills while remaining flexible and easily adaptable to changing priorities. This is a hybrid position located in New York City or Washington, DC.   


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide comprehensive, sophisticated and timely administrative support
  • Manage complex calendar; demonstrate exceptional judgment in prioritization of meetings, calls, and access to senior leaders.
  • President leads and participates in extensive external meetings, requiring meeting management and coordination with high profile external partners
  • Manage all travel arrangements, both domestic and international, and manage potential disruptions while anticipating fluid travel schedules. Research cost efficiencies as it relates to all travel matters for the organization.
  • Prepare invoices for approval and payment. Organize and submit monthly expense reports for payment.
  • Maintain a high level of confidentiality regarding discussions, records, files, documents, and information as it relates to all business/personal activities of supported leaders.


    Core Competencies and Qualifications

  • 5+ years of executive support experience with a C-level executive, ideally in the government policy, technology, venture capital, private equity, real estate, or financial services sectors.
  • Demonstrable experience prioritizing projects to meet required deadlines and quick decision making and change management abilities.
  • Strong technical proficiency in all Microsoft applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook) and familiarity with the Google Apps suite (Docs, Sheets, and Slides)
  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills, including excellent phone etiquette
  • Advanced skills for efficient invoice/ expense processing and travel-related matters
  • Ability to work with team members to create continuity across businesses and departments
  • Ability to work autonomously and be a strategic partner to executive and administrative colleagues
  • Collaborative, sense of humor, and happiest when the team succeeds
  • Notary Public a plus



About McCourt Global

McCourt Global (MG) is a private family company focused on building for tomorrow through its work across real estate, sports & media, technology, finance, and social impact. Led by founder and Executive Chairman Frank McCourt, a civic entrepreneur and fifth-generation builder, and an international leadership team, MG extends the McCourt family’s 130-year legacy of developing infrastructure and merging community and social impact with financial results — an approach that began when the original McCourt company was launched in Boston in 1893.


Our organization and businesses represent a diversity of backgrounds, industries, and geographies united by a common purpose: to extend the McCourt family’s track record of building and supporting solutions for a better tomorrow, while also creating positive social impact.


At MG, we value entrepreneurship to push new boundaries; adaptability to grow and evolve; boldness to think outside the box; humility to learn from both triumph and failure; a focus on results to drive success in the face of challenges; and generosity to support our people, partners and communities.


These values inspire our commitment to the high road and the long view. They challenge us to think creatively and work collaboratively. And they guide us in our efforts to build a better business, a better world, and a better future.




The expected salary range for this position is $120,000 - $145,000 annually. The actual salary offer will be determined on factors including the qualifications, experience, skills, and abilities of the applicant. This role is also eligible for an incentive bonus. You’ll find a competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits package here at McCourt Global.


McCourt Global is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetics, disability, age, familial, caregiver or veteran status, or any other status protected under applicable law.

This position has been filled.