Senior Accountant

Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts

Position Type: Full-time

Company Mission: 

The Iterative Scopes mission is to empower doctors with real-time computer-aided detection and diagnostic tools powered by state-of-the-art computer vision and machine learning technology; improving patient outcomes by helping gastroenterologists detect and classify lesions in real-time, including those that often elude the human eye; and improving care worldwide by providing doctors across the globe with access to deep neural networks trained by the world’s best

and most experienced GI specialists.


Iterative Scopes is a venture backed company established by Jonathan Ng, MD a second time founder. The company has raised over $14M and is on track to be one of the fastest growing MIT startups. The scientific advisory board includes world-class gastroenterologists primarily based in Boston and leading MIT computer vision and machine learning researchers and faculty.

Job Overview:

We are growing our team and looking to add an enthusiastic, detailed oriented Senior Accountant to help grow the company. The Senior Accountant will help oversee Iterative Scopes’ day to day accounting activities and assist with budget creation and monitoring.


Responsibilities include:

  • Completing monthly closes and reporting high level summaries to management

  • Managing the company’s yearly audits and tax filings

  • Designing and overseeing a new process for the tracking of AP/AR. 


The HR Recruiting Specialist will work closely with leaders across Iterative Scopes to help define and monitor projected spend and budgets. 


This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in building up their corporate accounting skill set and is looking for a hands-on experience with the ability to grow into a controller position. Additional responsibilities could involve setting up an ERP system and eventually building out a team to support the company’s activities. 

Skills & Requirements: 

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • CPA

  • 3+ years experience with public or corporate accounting

  • Advanced level understanding of revenue recognition rules

  • Knowledge of corporate accounting best practices and familiarity with ERP systems

  • Ability to work independently, attention to detail, and organization skills 

Ideal Candidate Profile:

  • Interested in setting up the accounting and financial infrastructure for a fast-growing and revenue earning startup

  • Ambition to take on additional projects and grow responsibilities / ownership over time

  • Track record of leading/managing multiple concurrent projects (with different deadlines) in a highly cross-functional environment

  • Excellent interpersonal skill, able to clearly and consistently communicate with senior leaders of the company

Preferred Experience & Skills:

  • Experience with ERP implementation

  • Experience working in accounting for healthcare technology (software) companies

  • Experience working in a rapidly growing startup

Additional Information: 

The Iterative Scopes advisory board includes leading MIT computer vision and machine learning researchers/faculty and world-class Boston-area physicians and gastroenterology experts

Recruitment & Staffing: 

Agencies: Iterative Scopes does not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than candidates. The submission of unsolicited resumes by recruitment or staffing agencies to Iterative Scopes or its employees is strictly prohibited unless contacted directly by Iterative Scopes' internal operations team. Any resume submitted by an agency in the absence of a signed agreement will automatically become the property of Iterative Scopes, and Iterative Scopes will not owe any referral or other fees with respect thereto. 

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