About Apollo Agriculture:
Apollo Agriculture is a tech-enabled commercial farming platform that helps small-scale farmers maximize their profits. We provide optimized financing, high-quality farm products, and digital advice. Our mission is to ensure that small-scale farmers are able to unlock the economic value of their land, and in turn, boost their incomes while feeding a growing continent. Apollo Agriculture has emerged as Africa’s leading agricultural fintech, growing our revenue 10x since our Series A. We now have our capable teams spread across our offices in Nairobi, Amsterdam and Bangalore, and are helping our farmers increase their profitability 2-3x. Having recently closed our $40M Series B financing, we are focused on expanding geographically, enhancing our products and technology, and continuing to build our world-class team.
About the Role: Apollo is seeking a highly qualified and motivated Compliance Officer. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring company-wide compliance with all applicable laws, regulations and contractual obligations. The Compliance Officer will also serve as Apollo's money laundering reporting officer, responsible for ensuring compliance with anti-money laundering (AML) regulations. The Compliance Officer will develop and refine Apollo's AML policies in line with evolving regulations and statutory obligations. As a Compliance Officer, you will be tasked with implementing data protection strategies, building a culture of compliance across Apollo while at the same time ensuring that compliance efforts do not hinder our business' innovation and agility.
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced compliance professional to help build the compliance function of a fast-growing business.