Internal Auditor

Finance & Accounting Santa Barbara, California Dallas, Texas


Description

Hi, We’re AppFolio.

We’re innovators, changemakers, and collaborators. We’re more than just a software company — we’re a cloud-based powerhouse that creates products to make our customers’ lives easier. We’re revolutionizing the way people do business, and we want your ideas, your enthusiasm, and your passion to help us keep on innovating.

We love where we work, and you can, too.

We’re innovators, changemakers, and collaborators. We’re more than just a software company — we’re a cloud-based powerhouse that creates products to make our customers’ lives easier. We’re revolutionizing the way people do business, and we want your ideas, your enthusiasm, and your passion to help us keep on innovating.

What we are looking for:

We are looking for an individual with audit experience to work within our rapidly growing internal audit department. This role is set with significant potential for professional growth, and will be supported by both SOX and IT Internal Audit managers. This position presents a significant opportunity to: (i) execute major compliance and operational audits and special projects, (ii) offer solutions for complex business issues, and (iii) interact with various levels of management.

You’ll know you’re the right fit if you have:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong work ethic, are self-motivated, and willing to “Roll-up your sleeves” in order to drive and deliver results and improve processes
  • Strong organizational and project management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to adhere to timelines and critical deadlines; and takes ownership and accountability
  • Excited to adapt to an Agile working environment
  • Ability to juggle multiple high priorities in a fast-paced environment and have a willingness to learn

What You’ll Do

  • Assist in the execution of the annual SOX 404 audit, which includes risk assessment and scoping to identify significant business processes and accounts ensuring an adequate scope and testing of the Company’s financial statements
  • Obtain a thorough understanding of processes in order to document and enhance narratives, process flowcharts, control descriptions, and risk control matrices
  • Execute SOX testing, include performing design and operating effectiveness testing, identifying issues and reporting, for key processes
  • Coordinate with business owners to ensure controls are being properly designed and thought through when business or organization changes occur
  • Assist in operational audits across IT and business processes 

Must Haves

  • BS/BA degree in Accounting/Finance/Information Systems
  • Minimum one year relevant experience in public accounting
  • Basic knowledge of auditing
  • Knowledgeable of external auditor requirements and reporting
  • A strong communicator (written and verbal)
  • The ability to build relationships with stakeholders (internal and external) in order to execute the audit program
  • Proficient in G-suite and/or Excel, Word, PowerPoint etc.

Good to Have

  • Experience working in AuditBoard, Alteryx, data visualization/analytics, or RPA tools
  • Familiarity with industry codes in SaaS environments
  • In the process of obtaining certifications: CPA, CIA or CISA

 

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. Our software solutions exist in the real estate vertical, including AppFolio Property Manager and AppFolio Investment Management.

To find out more about what AppFolio has to offer, check out appfolioinc.com/careers.

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.

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.