Our mission at Duolingo is to develop the best education in the world and make it universally available. But we’ve got more left to do — and that's where you come in!

Duolingo is the most popular language-learning application in the world, with over 500 million users and over half a billion exercises completed daily. Beyond our core learning product, we have also entered into literacy with Duolingo ABC and English proficiency testing with the Duolingo English Test.

We are passionate about educating our users, making fact-based decisions, and finding innovative solutions to complex problems. We offer meaningful work, limitless learning opportunities, and collaboration with world-class minds. Come brighten your life and over half a billion more!

Strengthen Duolingo’s accounting team as our business is growing rapidly. You will work with members of the Accounting team, which is responsible for timely financial reporting and compliance with GAAP, in addition to documenting and testing our related controls and policies. The successful candidate for this position will report to our Accounting Manager and play an instrumental role in building the financial future of the company.

You Will...

  • Assist with our monthly accrual entry
  • Review expense reports for proper coding to accounts and classes.
  • Assist in answering questions on Duolingo’s travel and expense policies.
  • Process company credit card requests and maintain balances.
  • Assist our AP specialist in proper coding of invoices to accounts and classes
  • Assist each month in ensuring controls are being followed .

You Have...

  • Demonstrated knowledge of GAAP, PCAOB, and SEC requirements
  • Experience with monthly accrual reporting
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong ability to meet sensitive deadlines with high precision
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in our Pittsburgh office

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 2+ years of accounting experience; or Associate’s degree and 4+ years of accounting experience

Exceptional Candidates Will Have...

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Currently working for or with a public company
  • Proficiency in NetSuite
  • Proficiency in Concur
  • Familiarity with Tipalti
  • G Suite familiarity
  • Experience at a fast-paced tech startup
  • An impressive Duolingo XP or streak!

We will do everything we can within reason to make sure that your interview takes place in an environment that fairly and accurately assesses your skills. If you need assistance or accommodation, please contact your recruiter.

We aim to return to office, and as such are requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Take a peek at how we care for our employees' holistic well-being with our benefits here.

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