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Content Optimizer - student

Account Strategy/Management

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Outbrain is looking for a student to join our rapidly growing IL office. This is a fantastic opportunity for an intellectually curious, proactive, and resourceful student to gain experience in a digital startup first-hand! As with allof our Outbrain employees, we are looking for someone who is passionate and excited to contribute to a team. 
Outbrain powers content recommendations to increase user engagement and page views on sites like CNN, SLATE, and Time Inc. Outbrain also enables publishers and top brands (RedBull, Microsoft, and many more) to distribute their content across our wide publisher network. We recommend 150 billion articles and videos each month to more than a half a billion people worldwide.
The student will join the fast-growing Account Management team at Outbrain, and will help to develop loyal customer relations for Outbrain by exceeding and satisfying customers' expectations and contributing to their success. 



  • Review customer content to make sure it meets Outbrain’s content guidelines and decide whether to approve, reject, or work with the customer on necessary changes
  • Communicate with the customers in providing suggestions and solutions while maintaining a high level of service
  • Review and edit content headlines and images for key customers


  • At least 1-2 years left prior to graduation 
  • Native English speaker
  • Other languages – Spanish, French, Portuguese, Italian, German - high advantage.
  • Ability to work independently yet also as a part of a team
  • Problem-solving skills, sound judgment, and decision-making ability in a dynamic environment
  • Willingness to embrace Outbrain's stringent and forward-thinking content philosophy
  • Passion for content and online savvy


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