The Walt Disney Company Walt Disney International Communications Intern, Corp - Spring 2018 in Burbank, California
Imagine working side-by-side with industry leaders in your field of study. Imagine building upon the skills you’ve learned in the classroom through real-world hands-on work experience. Now imagine yourself in a Professional Internship with Disney Corporate. When your extraordinary talents, our renowned legacy and the promise of an even brighter future unite, just imagine the stories you could be part of!
Be a part of an innovative team and culture…
Walt Disney International operates most Disney businesses outside of the United States. As the HR Communications Intern you will be working with teams from China, Japan, Russia, Argentina, Brazil, UK, and many other countries.
Responsibilities : A Day in the Life…
The International Human Resources Department at The Walt Disney Company is looking for a high energy, enthusiastic intern to focus on HR Communications in a professional, fast-paced, friendly environment.
Create and maintain detailed project plans and project documentation
Create presentations in MS Office and other Presentation Applications
Support the planning, development, and execution of an internal communication strategy, including film shoots (pre-production, production, post production)
Manage calendar of internal social media postings
Post documents to a global collaboration tool and maintain the digital environment
Schedule, coordinate, and facilitate global meetings, video, and teleconferences
Assist in composing and reviewing scripts for internal and external video projects
Maintain excel data sheets for employee email lists and equipment inventory
Basic Qualifications :
What we are looking for…
Strong analytical skills with superior attention to detail
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with employees at all levels of the organization
Ability to handle confidential information
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel and ability to learn new applications
Demonstrated knowledge of and use of digital platforms and social media
Maintains a positive attitude and strong work ethic with a desire to learn
Ability to work effectively in a fast pace, multicultural, team environment while being a self-starter who is able to be proactive
Preferred Qualifications :
Digitally savvy – able to pick up new technology or software quickly
Experience in writing and communication design
Experience with coordinating video shoots and knowledge of the video production process
Experience in running, updating or maintaining websites
Experience with WordPress, HTML coding, video/photography editing, Photoshop
Experience with communications related metrics
Interest in Disney history and culture
Required Education :
Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class, or be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months at time of application, or be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program.
Currently pursuing or recently graduated within the past 6 months with a degree in Social Anthropology, Communications, Literature, Film, Design, Public Relations, Interdisciplinary Studies or a closely related field.
Company Overview :
The Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.
Additional Information :
The approximate dates of this internship are January 2018 through June 2018.
Candidate must be available to work full time hours (approximately 40 hours per week) for the duration of the internship
Able to occasionally work a flexible schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends due to partnership with teams in global time zones
Able to provide own housing and transportation to the Burbank, CA area
Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program
Must possess unrestricted work authorization
Must be at least 18 years of age
Portfolio websites encouraged – please include URL links on resume
This position is with The Walt Disney Company, an equal opportunity employer.
Job ID: 489098BR
Job Posting Company: The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)