We’re looking for talented individuals interested in joining a new and growing global company. At Slang, you’ll be an early team member of a well-funded startup spun out from MIT.
We’re building a world-class team to revolutionize language learning with cutting-edge technology and beautiful design.What we’re working on at SlangSlang started at MIT as a research project on using AI and NLP to make learning a new language as efficient as possible.
Our technology powers a highly adaptive e-learning platform that offers an unprecedented variety of specialized English courses and proficiency tests for career development in over fifty fields like Sales, Finance, Logistics, Medicine, and Law.
With just a small team, we’ve already created the largest professional English offering in the world. Now, we’re scaling up to release 1,000 more courses over the next three years.
Learn more about our unique approach at slangapp.com. We’d love to field any questions you have about our product and vision!What this role is aboutWe’re a company in our growth stage, and our focus is on refining a business model for a novel SaaS product focused on four B2B segments : Corporations, Universities, ESL Schools, and Government.
In this role, you’ll take on the challenge of supporting the development of the Finance and Operations team. Your central responsibility will involve providing regional support within a high-growth company a set of circumstances that promise to challenge you in interesting ways that will enrich you professionally as you help the company grow.
You’ll be tracking our performance from a financial and operational perspective and, in the process, gain an in-depth knowledge of a fast-growing multinational company.
Your mastery of designing sound and efficient planning and control processes will provide the necessary support required to successfully carry out our aggressive growth plan in the region, focused primarily on Colombia, Mexico, and Brazil.
You will also support the design, structuring, and continuous improvement of company processes, including financial planning, treasury, controlling, reporting, and auditing, among others.
Education, knowledge and skills required
What Slang can offer youOur compensation package includes a competitive salary and unique benefits.Most importantly, we offer the special experience of being part of a fast-moving and quickly growing international company within the entrepreneurial ecosystems of Boston and MIT.
Where we're locatedOur team is currently split between Boston, Ciudad de México, São Paulo, Bogotá and Medellín. We are recruiting great people in these locations and around the world.
Our US headquarters is located in the Cambridge Innovation Center in the heart of downtown Boston, easily accessible by public transportation and alongside other innovative companies.
Our Colombia office is located in the Rosales neighborhood of Bogotá and in the Ruta N Innovation district of Medellín.Interested?
We'd love to hear from you apply below!Slang is an equal-opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are excited about creating an inclusive and healthy environment.
our Crunchbase profile; and the profiles of our founders, Diego and Kamran.