We’re one of the world’s largest content recommendation platforms, delighting audiences with engaging, personalized content recommendations while serving as the primary engagement partner and platform for the world’s top digital media companies.

A day in the life:

Outbrain is looking for an entry-level Staff Tax Accountant to assist in all aspects of compliance, tax reporting and tax planning. This role will be exposed to primarily domestic (federal & state) compliance preparation, quarterly and year-end financial reporting and some international taxation matters. This role will also offer a unique opportunity to be exposed to merger and acquisition integration and planning. The Staff Tax Accountant will report directly to the Tax Director and will be immersed in eclectic tax matters daily in a fast-paced environment.

What you’ll bring:

  • Ability to manage your time by prioritizing and managing multiple tasks to meet deadlines
  • Ability to understand and communicate technical issues and translate them to the supervisor
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively and constructively in a team environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or tax is required, CPA preferred
  • 2-3 years of tax compliance/accounting experience; public accounting and corporate tax experience is a plus
  • Self-starter attitude towards learning and staying current in tax developments
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint to help write tax memos, update tax calendars and workpapers, and prepare slide decks for non-tax personnel
  • Ability to gather and analyze data to help prepare the US Federal income tax return and respond to IRS inquiries, among other tax needs
  • Experience with OneSource Provision (OTP) software is a plus
  • Experience with OneSource IT tax compliance software is a plus
  • Experience with consolidations and international tax matters is a plus
  • Experience with accounting for income tax and tax reporting is a plus
  • Exposure to M&A integration planning or other tax consulting planning is a plus
  • Proactive attitude to improve processes and develop his/her technical and behavioral skills

More than snacks!

  • Generous Vacation package and unlimited sick days
  • Become part of our success with our equity program
  • Phone bill reimbursement
  • World class healthcare options, 5 plan offerings with an option that is covered by Outbrain above benchmark (Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life insurance, 401K Plan with Matching)
  • Expand your toolbox with our mentorship program and internal learning tools
  • Happy hours…and of course a fully stocked kitchen with multiple coffee options!

We Recommend #LifeAtOutbrain

Our company culture is welcoming, dynamic, diverse, global, and built on top performance.

Did you know “trust” is one of our core values? We apply this value to our day-to-day by working collaboratively on a global scale. With managers and teammates often sitting in other countries and time zones, we value communication, patience, and open-mindedness to all cultural backgrounds. We encourage all ideas, and everyone gets a seat at the table!

Our team is made up of individuals who are approachable, resourceful, passionate, and proactive. We foster a sense of belonging through our  Employee Resource Groups –employee-led groups in which we debate topics and drive change. From OB Green (environmental), OB WE (women empowerment), OB Good (charitable initiatives) to OB4E (diversity, equity, and inclusion), you’ll be able to share your passions with likeminded people.