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Head of Accounting/Controller
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1,001-5,000 employees

On-demand access to English tutors over video chat
Company Overview
Cambly is a digital networking platform that allows students from all over the world to connect with native English speaking tutors for things like: conversation, structured English lessons, exam preparation (IELTS, TOEFL).

Company Stage


Total Funding





San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Business Strategy
Financial analysis
Business & Strategy
  • 12+ years of accounting experience with time spent in public accounting and/or senior leadership roles within high-growth public technology (Marketplace and/or Subscription experience preferred)CPA with BS/BA in Accounting/Finance
  • Expert knowledge of U.S. GAAP, including familiarity with accounting positions and related guidance and other international entities (experience with ASC 606 required)
  • Ability to understand and navigate challenging, complex, and cross-functional business problems; drive accounting-led initiatives and/or contribute deep domain expertise and recommendations to non-accounting-led initiatives
  • Experience implementing systems to achieve scalability and efficiency of the business and accounting functions
  • Strong people management experience and proven ability to deliver outstanding results through others in a timely manner using a strong sense of focus, organization, and thoughtful team design
  • Ability to function at high-levels of business strategy but also willing to dive into the weeds and operate hands-on
  • Life @Cambly includes
  • Cash Flow Positive for the greater part of the last 6 years - check us out in Forbes
  • 60M VC backed but haven't touched any of it - check out why Bessemer invested in us
  • Hybrid First Company (M, T, Th)
  • Catered Lunches
  • 100% of Medical, Dental, and Vision paid along with matching 401k
  • Maternity and Paternity Paid Leave
  • 20 days of true, unbothered PTO
  • End-of-year shutdown
  • Family-friendly environment with amazing WLB and Culture
  • Helping others around the world unlock economic opportunities by learning English
  • This role is based in the San Francisco Bay Area, and the expected base salary range for this position is as shown below. The actual base pay is dependent upon a variety of job-related factors such as professional background, training, work experience, business needs and market demand. Therefore, in some circumstances, the actual salary could fall outside of this expected range. This pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future. All full-time employees are also eligible for equity compensation and for benefits
  • Compensation Package
  • $190,000-$240,000 USD Base Salary + Pre-IPO Stock Options
  • Also: We are proud to be a highly inclusive company and an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We believe in order to thrive, businesses need a diverse team and leadership. We welcome every background, identity, abilities, and mindset to join us on our mission to make high-quality English education for all. Everyone is welcome here. To request reasonable accommodation, contact [email protected] or leave a message at (415)549-0188
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  • Lead a team to oversee and execute all Accounting functions (financial reporting, revenue recognition, general ledger management, AR/AP, stock administration, tax, treasury, and payroll) and ensure compliance with GAAP, and other government regulations
  • Execute the monthly, quarterly, and annual close processes, financial statement preparation, and tax planning and compliance
  • Lead cross-functional teams in the development, implementation, and oversight of improved company-wide accounting policies, procedures, technology solutions and controls to elevate the operations of the business while effectively managing risk via a comprehensive internal control environment
  • Partner with the FP&A teams on financial analysis and reporting
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to determine the accounting implications of key business deals
  • Scale and mentor a high performing accounting team