The Walt Disney Company “The View” Production Internship - Fall 2017 in New York, New York

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….

Be a part of a transformative team and culture…

An internship at “The View” provides students a multifaceted understanding of all aspects necessary for the production of a live television show. Grounded in a hand-on approach, interns play a vital role in all aspects of operation and production.

Responsibilities : A day in the life…

As an intern at The View, you’ll have the exciting opportunity to learn the aspects of production of a live daytime show.

Throughout the internship, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Observe the control room, studio floor & editing of promos.

  • Assist with audience coordination and distributing audience giveaways

  • Assist/shadow segment producers during preparation, rehearsal and execution of segments.

  • Work alongside the tape coordinator, production assistant, and research departments.

  • Interns will also hear from a panel of production staff members and observe/interview departments of interest.

Basic Qualifications :

What You Bring to the Role…

  • A strong interest in production

  • Proven skills utilizing Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Excel, Word, Powerpoint)

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, including a proficiency in clear, concise, and compelling oral and written communication

  • A proven ability to multi-task in a rapidly changing work environment, effectively balancing and prioritizing multiple projects

  • Previous internship experience within a related field

  • A proven ability to take direction and follow-through on projects

As well as…

•All candidates must possess unrestricted work authorization

•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 from September to December for the week program

•All candidates must be willing to work 35-40 hours/week

•All candidates must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship

•All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session

Preferred Qualifications :

•Undergraduate students in their Senior year

•Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office with an emphasis in MS Word, Access, Excel & PowerPoint

•Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

•Proven leadership roles in school or extra-curricular activities

•Previous internship in journalism (print and/or broadcast) with strong preference to long form journalism

•Previous internship experience in a professional newsroom setting

•Basic proficiency (academic or previous internship) with non-linear editing software (Avid specifically)

•Previous knowledge of ABC News Programming

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 :

This position is with: American Broadcast Companies, Inc

Compensation: Intern positions are paid employment opportunities

Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability

Job ID: 458335BR

Location: New York,New York

Job Posting Company: Media Networks