The Walt Disney Company PROGRAMMING PRODUCTION 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…
You will have opportunity to participate in the production of ABC7 weekly half-hour magazine, public affairs and special event shows (including “Eye on L.A.”).
As the Programming Production intern, you may:
-work with the show producers in researching stories, setting up interviews, and assisting on field camera shoots.
-assist in the post-production process.
-be part of the social media engagement strategy for the various programs, including writing for the web.
-log and transcribe interviews.
-assist with general office tasks.
Basic Qualifications :
What you bring to the role:
-Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
-Major or previous coursework in Film & Television, Communications or related major.
-Familiarity with the production process.
-Experience with MS Office including Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook.
-Proficiency with an editing program such as AVID, Adobe Premiere and/or Final Cut Pro.
-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 24 hours/week.
-Shifts available are Monday through Friday, 10:00 am-6:00 pm.
-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.
-Courses taken in producing/writing/editing (Preditor).
-Thorough knowledge/experience using social media.
-Previous experience (academic or internship) in journalism (print and/or broadcast); television, news and new media production; and/or television news script writing.
-Previous production internship experience.
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: 470996BR
Job Posting Company: Media Networks