The Walt Disney Company COMMUNITY RELATIONS Internship ABC7 (KABC-TV), DATG (CA) -Fall 2017 in Glendale, California
At Disney, we‘re storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.
At Disney ABC/Television Group, you’ll help us tell stories that touch millions of people around the globe and new ways for us to connect with the world. Now is your opportunity to unleash your skills….
KABC-TV is an ABC owned television station (OTVS), located in a state-of-the-art facility in Glendale, near downtown Los Angeles. The station is in the #2 ranked television market in the country. Weekly, ABC7 produces over forty-four hours of local news, public affairs, magazine programs and public service campaigns.
Responsibilities : Your Role…
As the intern for Community Relations at ABC7, you will be provided a view of all aspects of production and operations of the Public Affairs department. This includes exposure to station-corporate initiatives and events originated by ABC7 (such as Spark of Love and Feed SoCal).
You may be part of:
-the production of the station’s “7-Day Planner,” the community planning calendar.
-social media engagement.
-interaction via phone, email and in-person with the ABC7 community and corporate partners.
-connecting with community-based non-profit organizations, and the communities that interact with and are supported by ABC7.
Basic Qualifications :
What you bring to the role:
-Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
-Experience with MS Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
-Prior experience working in an office setting, including answering phones and emails.
-Social media proficiency.
-All candidates must be eligible to work in the US.
-All candidates must be at least 18 years old.
-All candidates must currently be 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 - OR - be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program in order to qualify for this internship.
-All candidates must be available during the months of late August/early September through December for the Fall internship program.
-All candidates must be available to work 32 hours per week, four 8-hour days, during a Monday through Friday 9 am-5 pm schedule.
-All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session.
-All candidates must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship.
Preferred Qualifications :
-Junior or Senior-level standing, or a recent graduate within 6 months of graduation date.
-Major or previous coursework in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Advertising, Business Administration or related major.
-Experience in community engagement, corporate citizenship & social responsibility, event planning, urban development, or social media/branding a plus.
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 deadline to apply is 7/29/17. After that date the posting will be removed from DisneyCareers.com.
Compensation: Intern positions are paid employment opportunities.
These positions are with: Am Brd Companies, Inc
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability.
Job ID: 470999BR
Job Posting Company: Media Networks