Financial and Operations Director

London, England, United Kingdom · Finance and Operations

Description


Ably is a tech company that provides developer tools and infrastructure for the realtime internet. Chatting on WhatsApp, hailing an Uber, asking Alexa what the weather will be like tomorrow - all of these things rely on complex software and infrastructure. This is what Ably provides.

Here’s just a few things our platform powers: HubSpot’s chat and collaboration products, live score updates for millions of Australian Open tennis fans, and live transit updates for three million Chicagoans.

In the near future, Autonomous Vehicles, IoT devices (e.g. connected fridges or environment sensors), and AI-powered experiences will be the norm. But new infrastructure is required to power it all.

Working at Ably means helping to build that infrastructure and shape the future.


To see what life’s like at Ably, check out our careers page at www.ably.io/careers.


In this role

As part of the key management team, you will help drive our growth by providing financial and operational expertise to all teams within the business. Our ambitious plans means we think we on our feet, have plenty of determination, and deliver on what we promise our customers. You will get to play an instrumental part in how we rapidly scale the business in an agile and sustainable way, and be instrumental in future funding rounds,

Day to day your role will include:

You will be successful if you:

Requirements

The skills needed:

Nice to have skills:


Benefits

What’s it like to work at Ably?

Ably is entering a new phase of growth led by an experienced senior team from the likes of Econsultancy and ThoughtWorks. You’ll be part of a successful, highly motivated, and extremely collaborative team.

To provide the infrastructure required for the next generation of the internet, to tell the world about it, and to support everyone inside Ably to do so we hire people who are ready and capable of taking on challenging problems in a high-growth environment.

We want to work in a company of inclusive people who treat each other well. We’re building a company with a diverse set of people who value:

Perks:


Ably has a culture that values employee freedom and responsibility. Apply to talk to us to see if this role on an impactful and collaborative team is right for you.

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