Corporate Communications Digital Media Intern, Burbank - Summer 2020

The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)

Marketing Internship

The Walt Disney Company's Corporate Communications department is seeking an enthusiastic, creative and motivated intern for the digital team. The candidate must be comfortable with tight deadlines, be extremely detail oriented, highly organized and able to multi-task and thrive in an exciting, fast-paced environment. Projects include working with D23: The Official Disney Fan Club, maintain and upload content to internal and external-facing corporate websites, and other projects as needed for various internal clients.
  • The approximate dates of this internship are May/June 2020 through August/September 2020
  • Candidate must be available to work full-time hours (approximately 40 hours per week) for the duration of the internship
  • Able to provide own housing and transportation in the Burbank/Glendale 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
  • Web Design and User Experience
  • 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 an undergraduate degree or graduated with a major in computer science, web design, web technology or related.
  • Strong knowledge of Web Design and Digital User Experience
  • Proven ability to successfully prioritize and handle multiple tasks
  • Mandatory knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Experience in HTML Web page or email creation
  • Strong familiarity with Content Management Systems (Jive, WordPress, etc.)
  • Basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and other-image editing software
  • Basic knowledge of video encoding software
  • Strong knowledge of web technologies (mobile websites, mobile web apps, native apps, web protocols like FTP and WebDAV)
  • Quick learner with ability to take direction, work under pressure and operate as part of a team
  • Excellent verbal and communication skills
  • An extreme attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • High sense of responsibility and confidentiality
  • Ability to deal effectively with people at all levels
  • Ability to give and receive constructive feedback
  • Familiarity of The Walt Disney Company brand and its businesses
The DCCR Digital Media Intern will play a big role in supporting the Digital Media team. Day-to-day tasks will vary from participating in client meetings to maintaining web tools.
  • Work with editorial team to update and manage content on multiple websites including D23.com, TheWaltDisneyCompany.com, Newsreel and various Backlot sites.
  • Gather weekly/monthly web/social media analytics for multiple accounts
  • Create and code multiple HTML email and web pages
  • Collaborate and advise on guest digital user-experience
  • Maintain existing and potentially create web apps/tools

Responsibilities :
  • The approximate dates of this internship are May/June 2020 through August/September 2020
  • Candidate must be available to work full-time hours (approximately 40 hours per week) for the duration of the internship
  • Able to provide own housing and transportation in the Burbank/Glendale 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

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 an undergraduate degree or graduated with a major in computer science, web design, web technology or related.

Preferred Education :
  • Proven ability to successfully prioritize and handle multiple tasks
  • Mandatory knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Experience in HTML Web page or email creation
  • Strong familiarity with Content Management Systems (Jive, WordPress, etc.)
  • Basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and other-image editing software
  • Basic knowledge of video encoding software
  • Strong knowledge of web technologies (mobile websites, mobile web apps, native apps, web protocols like FTP and WebDAV)
  • Quick learner with ability to take direction, work under pressure and operate as part of a team
  • Excellent verbal and communication skills
  • An extreme attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • High sense of responsibility and confidentiality
  • Ability to deal effectively with people at all levels
  • Ability to give and receive constructive feedback
  • Familiarity of The Walt Disney Company brand and its businesses

Company Overview :
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