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Instructional Designer - Intern


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New York City

Outbrain is looking for an intern to help assist the Learning & Development team. We are seeking a creative, motivated individual, with passion for education who’s interested in the digital advertising/marketing industry. Our internship program is an incredible way to learn about the content marketing world while making a true impact. Ideal candidates are individuals who major in instructional design/technology or any other related fields.

What You Will Learn/Responsibilities

You will learn about adult learning and design work in online e-learning and frontal training. The instructional designer will work on both internal general training and external training under the Global Head of Learning & Development.


  • Manage our online learning library and LMS system
  • Support product launch and implementation, asset creation, sample program design and content curation
  • Collaborate with Sales, Marketing and Account Management team members to identify priorities and create a strategy plan to address needs.
  • Create engaging learning exercises and activities that enhance retention and transfer
  • Maintain project documentation and course folders


  • Strong writing skills with a strong understanding of grammar, exceptional editing, and proofreading skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and detail orientation
  • Comfort working in and learning new technologies (CRM systems, LMS platforms, training authoring tools)
  • A passion for creating content people love – from writing to design to production
  • Lesson and curriculum planning skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint


Preferred Skills

  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop and Illustrator is a plus
  • Experience with producing video tutorials
  • Experience with video editing tools



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