Sr. Director Corporate Compliance

Legal Santa Barbara, California


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We are looking for a Senior Corporate Compliance professional with excellent work ethic to further develop and modernize AppFolio’s corporate compliance program.

What You’ll Do:

  • Be the primary owner of AppFolio’s corporate compliance program, partnering with the Chief Compliance Officer to further develop, modernize, document and implement a company-wide compliance program.
  • Partner with Internal Audit and other cross-functional stakeholders to effectively monitor and drive accountability in connection with AppFolio’s corporate compliance program.
  • Ensure the ongoing compliance-related training and education of key constituencies across the business.
  • Develop and manage a small, agile team that facilitates and manages AppFolio’s corporate compliance program.
  • Be a leader in the compliance function that helps support risk acumen and compliance-mindedness across the business in a culturally-aligned manner.
  • Participate in projects and special assignments at the direction of the General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Minimum of ten years of compliance experience (leadership and SaaS-related experience preferred); attorneys with appropriate experience are encouraged to apply.
  • Demonstrably high ethical standards and excellent judgment.
  • Proven success in motivating and building teams.
  • Excellent organizational skills and time management skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proactive and autonomous, able to set priorities, handle multiple matters contemporaneously and meet deadlines.
  • Confident and able to interact with people at all levels of the organization.
  • Dependable and trustworthy, detail oriented.
  • A calm demeanor, even under pressure.
  • Must be flexible, creative and able to work in a fast-paced and demanding environment.

Our Story 

AppFolio (NASDAQ: APPF) was founded in 2006 with the mission to revolutionize vertical industry businesses by providing great software and service. Our easy-to-use, cloud-based software helps our customers more effectively market, manage, and grow their businesses. Today our software solutions exist in two verticals including the real estate (AppFolio Property Manager, AppFolio Property Manager PLUS, and AppFolio Investment Manager) and legal (MyCase) industries.

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Statement of Equal Opportunity

At AppFolio, we value diversity in backgrounds and perspectives and depend on it to drive our innovative culture. That’s why we’re a proud Equal Opportunity Employer, and we believe that our products, our teams, and our business are stronger because of it. This means that no matter what race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, age, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or veteran status, you’re always welcome at AppFolio.