Internship in Purchases & Accounting

  • Full-time

Company Description

Hello! 👋🏽

We're looking for a highly motivated, proactive and detail-oriented Intern in Purchases & Accounting to join our team at a dynamic startup on our journey to revolutionize personalized medicine 📈 

    Job Description

    • Be a key player in the purchasing and financial controlling process
    • Prepare budgets, purchase orders and record all financial movements
    • Verify and process vendor invoices for accuracy and completeness
    • Perform account reconciliations and identify any discrepancies as needed
    • Support with monthly closing procedures.
    • Help develop and implement strategies that drive growth within the purchasing and financial controlling process
    • Learn how to work with cross-functional teams
    • Be mentored by experienced professionals in the field
    • Contribute to other team tasks and projects as assigned, demonstrating flexibility and a willingness to learn new skills.

    The Internship provides the candidate with real-life hands-on experience, coaching and mentoring, networking opportunities, as well as the opportunity to meet people from various scientific areas. The intern selected will have the opportunity to learn about our AI and photonic-based technology, and participate in a range of different tasks related to company management in areas of Finance and Controlling within the Strategy & Operations cluster


    • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program with a focus on business, finance, accointing or engineering
    • Familiarity with basic accounting principles
    • Excellent attention to detail
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
    • Passion for learning and grow in a fast-paced, startup environment.

    Additional Information

    iLoF in a nutshell 💡

    As personalized medicine becomes the norm, scientists, patients, and healthcare systems worldwide face massive barriers in providing the right treatment to the right patient. 

    Recognized by CB Insights and Financial Times as one of the most promising Digital Health companies in the world, iLoF is building an AI-powered platform capable of transforming precision medicine. 

    Our goal is to become the platform that democratizes access to personalized medicine for millions of people living with complex diseases around the globe. 

    Thanks to our proprietary optical fingerprint library of disease biomarkers and biological profiles we can offer personalized patient screening and stratification in a faster and more affordable way, saving up to 40% of the cost and 70% of the time while enabling a more human patient experience. 

    Supported by leading institutions like Microsoft Ventures, Mayfield, and the Oxford University, iLoF is currently focusing on validating its platform technology in one of the biggest challenges of our times: Alzheimer's, while maintaining ongoing verticals on Digestive Cancer, Stroke, and Infectious diseases.

    Our Team🧑🏻‍💻

    We are a mix of scientists, entrepreneurs, and inventors based in Oxford and Porto, with a passion for healthcare! 

    Recognized by CB Insights as one of the most promising Digital Health companies in the world and by the Financial Times as a Transformational Business in Healthcare, iLoF has been regularly featured in leading outlets like Tech Crunch, Wired, and Sifted and listed as a rising star in AI-Driven Drug Discovery, Health Screening & Data Analytics.


    Stuff you want to know: 

    What we value 

    • Be Kind attitude is the main guideline within iLoF
    • A hand in the hammer and another free to support your co-workers as a true team player
    • An honest and egoless attitude towards discussions and critics working in good faith
    • The braveness to speak your heart in any situation
    • Through words or actions be always sure to make a difference at any moment!
    • Be proud to drive your responsibilities to success and help others do the same, embracing ownership!

    Perks 😉

    • An exciting future with a deep-tech company selected by Financial Times and CB Insights as one of the most transformative companies in the world 🚀
    • A high paced, flexible environment
    • A stimulating atmosphere with room for creativity - fast-paced, fun, and energetic start-up with a friendly culture 🎉
    • Weekly happy hours with amazing food and drinks
    • Free coffee and snacks ☕
    • The opportunity to work with a world class, talented team: and potentially change healthcare as we know it for millions of patients living with complex diseases around the globe  🧗🏼‍♂️


    We share a passion for being part of a mission that matters, and we are always looking for curious and collaborative people who share our values and want to be part of our journey.  


    If that sounds like a fit for you, click the apply button and join us.

    You’ve read all this way but you’re missing a skill or two? No problem, it’s our job to upskill you to take your career to the next level. What we’re trying to say is, don’t be afraid to apply if you don’t tick all the boxes.  💪