Corporate Counsel, Corporate Securities and Governance
Were innovators, changemakers, and collaborators. Were more than
just a software company were a cloud-based powerhouse that creates
products to make our customers lives easier. Were 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.
What Youll Do
In this role, you will be a strategic thought partner, providing
reliable legal counsel in connection with corporate, securities and
governance matters in accordance with the companys core values,
long term corporate objectives and strategic direction. Your scope
will include the following key areas:
Serve as the primary owner of all board and
governance-related legal matters- Support the General Counsel
and Corporate Secretary in connection with all corporate legal
matters relating to AppFolios Board of Directors and related
committees; Maintain all committee charters and other key
governance documents; Evolve, refine and manage corporate
governance policies and procedures in accordance with legal
requirements; Partner with the General Counsel and key stakeholders
in connection with corporate structural matters and related
decision-making; Own all subsidiary company administration,
management and formalities.
Be the primary owner of all public market and
securities-related legal and compliance matters affecting the
company - In collaboration with key stakeholders, prepare
and/or review all SEC filings; Participate in the companys
Disclosure Committee; Partner with key stakeholders to develop,
evolve, implement and maintain policies and procedures to ensure
compliance; Stay up-to-date with all securities-related legal,
regulatory and stock exchange-related developments that may affect
the company, and provide tailored advice regarding potential
impacts and how best to address them.
Be a leader in the legal function that helps support legal
and risk acumen across the business- Partner with legal and
compliance leaders to develop and manage resources toward the
manifestation of the foregoing goal; Maintain and foster a deep
understanding of AppFolios business and culture to best enable
tailored legal and business advice designed to foster responsible
growth in line with the companys long term corporate
What Were Looking For
- Sound Judgment; Integrity. Demonstrates excellent judgment and
the highest level of integrity on a wide range of matters in a
culturally-aligned way that builds trust and confidence over
- Temperament. Demonstrates the appropriate temperament when
dealing with difficult or complex issues at the highest levels of
- Developed Communication Skills. The ability to digest and
understand multiple perspectives (analytical listening), then
provide oral and/or written guidance and advice designed to
mitigate practical and legal risk in a way that meshes with the
companys culture, values and long term objectives.
- Proactive; Persistent. The ability to take the initiative
without being told what to do and how to do it and the tenacity to
get it done.
- Work Ethic and Efficiency. A willingness to work hard, and the
ability to work smart.
- Teamwork and Enthusiasm. Collaborative, passionate and
positive, even when the going gets tough (it will).
- Commitment; Flexibility and Adaptability. A willingness
to truly understand a complex and rapidly-evolving business, and to
quickly pivot and re-prioritize based on changing conditions and
- Experience working in a legal capacity within a public
- Experience with M&A preferred
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
To find out more about what AppFolio has to offer, check out
Statement of Equal Opportunity
At AppFolio, we value diversity in backgrounds and
perspectives and depend on it to drive our innovative culture.
Thats why were 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, youre always welcome at AppFolio.
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