Head Of Finance (m/f) for AppLift

Bangalore, India


Head Of Finance (m/f) for AppLift

AppLift is a data-driven technology company that empowers mobile app advertisers to acquire and re-engage quality users at scale on a performance basis. AppLift’s programmatic media buying platform DataLift provides access to all automated supply sources in the market, reaching over a billion users. The technology leverages first- and third-party data to optimize media buys across all stages of the conversion funnel and, through its proprietary LTV optimization technology, enables ROI-maximized user acquisition. AppLift is trusted by 500+ leading global advertisers across all verticals, such as King, Zynga, OLX, Glu Mobile, Myntra, Paltalk, Nexon, and Tap4Fun.


Your Responsibilities:

  • You will be responsible to manage the finance team for India Operations
  • You will be responsible for creating and managing budgets/AOP for India and managing cash flows
  • You have hands on experience on International Taxation (Transfer Pricing regulations) (knowledge of BEPS will be preferred)
  • You have managed  statutory and tax audits independently
  • You have advanced knowledge in accounting softwares (Tally/Quick books)
  • You will work together with various departments and develop an understanding of the processes inside the departments.
  • You will be responsible for managing billing, collections and payments.
  • You have to close books on monthly basis and prepare monthly management report
  • You have experience in IFRS and can adjust books from IGAAP to IFRS
  • You carry hands on knowledge about PF/ESIC and other labour laws. 
  • You are well versed with GST and its implication on Ad Tech industry 
  • You are expert with provisions of Companies Act, Income Tax Act and FEMA.
  • You need to liaise with bankers, customers and foreign counterpart on a regular basis
  • You are fine with travelling (within and outside India)
  • You are up for challenges and be part of a very dynamic organisation.

Our Requirements:

  • Qualification Chartered Accountant +Dip-IFRS (+ MBA Finance from tier 1 college will be preferred)
  • More than 5 years of working experience in the finance and audits (at least 3 years of startup experience). 
  • Excellent Team Management skills
  • Advanced excel skills
  • Sense of simplification, standardization and digitalization
  • Hands on experience in design and implementation of policies (risk as well as operational)
  • Highly numerate and strong background in financial analysis (financial modelling would be added advantage)
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Master in negotiations.

What do we offer?

  • You get valuable insights into mobile marketing/entrepreneurship and have a high impact on shaping the expansion and success of AppLift across India
  • Profit from working with European Serial Entrepreneurs who co-founded over 10 successful companies within the last 8 years and get access to a well-established network and be able to build your own top-tier network & reputation
  • Learn and grow in an environment characterized by flat hierarchy, entrepreneurial drive and fun
  • You experience an excellent learning culture 
  • Competitive remuneration package and much more!