Controller (Remote)

New York

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Apollo
Apollo is a data-first engagement platform that embeds intelligence within your workflows to help you execute, analyze, and improve on your growth strategy.
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About Apollo
Apollo's mission is to make smart go-to-market simple, by connecting companies with amazing solutions with those who need them most.
We've built an integrated platform for predictive prospecting, sales engagement, and actionable analytics. The platform learns from your client data and uses our database of 210M contacts and 20M companies to recommend the next best action for sales and marketing individuals to take in order to find & do business with companies that need them most.
We're a hyper-growth, profitable, Series A company headquartered in San Francisco, CA with a strong worldwide remote team with over 8,000 signups per week on our free platform, and over $10 million raised from investors such as Y Combinator, Nexus Venture Partners, SV Angel, and Social Capital.

Your Role & Mission:
Apollo.io is seeking a highly motivated and talented Controller to lead our Accounting operation. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, you will be responsible for building the team and implementing best-in-class processes that can scale with the company. The ideal candidate has a strong combination of strategic thinking and technical skill, with the ability to roll up their sleeves in a high-growth environment. 
Role & Responsibilities
- Manage and execute critical controllership processes and provide technical and financial thought-leadership- Build and manage the global accounting team, including all general ledger, consolidation, technical accounting, tax, treasury management, accounts payable, order to cash, and revenue recognition activities- Be the primary accounting and tax expert, overseeing all accounting policies, standard operational procedures and technical accounting for Apollo- Lead the implementation and deployment of a best-in-class ERP system and other software to drive scalability and reliability in our financial operations - Manage external business relationships including auditors, banking, taxation, and other key relationships Champion continuous improvement initiatives to enhance internal controls over financial reporting- Recruit, lead, and develop talent within the organization by coaching, counseling, engaging, and evaluating performance- Identify opportunities and drive projects to improve business processes and business support
Requirements:
- Minimum 12-15 years of controllership, accounting, and/or financial operations leadership experience, preferably with venture-backed startups or high-growth companies- SaaS experience with strong technical accounting experience in US GAAP and working with ASC 606, ASC 350-40, etc.- Experience in managing treasury operations and tax, annual audits, cap table and equity management, and investor relations- Strong leadership abilities and a great communicator who can partner with other functional leaders to solve complex business problems and work on strategic initiatives- Experience with the deployment of ERP systems such as Netsuite and other software to streamline processes and reporting- Public accounting experience and CPA
What You'll Love About Apollo
Besides the great compensation package and culture that thrives in openness and excellence, we invest tremendous effort to ensure that our team is constantly learning and following best practices as they advance in their careers. We're a forward-thinking company that believes in hiring A-Players and giving them the guidance, coaching, and autonomy to maximize impact and work towards their career goals.
Our work environment is highly diverse with a global remote team, and we're intentional in building an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be the best version of themselves & where ideas are encouraged. We're building a long-term company, and we want you to be a core part of our growth.
We encourage our employees to experiment and take educated risks that lead to big wins. If this type of work sounds interesting to you and you have the necessary experience and qualifications, please apply and we hope to talk to you soon!
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