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ABC Entertainment Communications Internship, Spring 2023

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10023822 Location Burbank, California, United States Business Disney General Entertainment Content Date posted Sep. 16, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid

- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.

Job Summary:

ABC Entertainment develops and produces compelling programming and some of the most successful talked-about series on television today.

The ABC Entertainment Communications department is responsible for handling all communication efforts for ABC Primetime, Daytime and Late-Night programming. The intern would assist the ABC Entertainment Communications department in all areas.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Create and maintain schedules and press lists.
  • Curate and disseminate information to team, including daily press headlines tracking.
  • Send materials to press.
  • Assist in writing press releases, loglines and bios.
  • Assist at publicity and related events (may include some evenings and weekends).
  • Contribute to brainstorming sessions and publicity strategy meetings.
  • Contribute to social media efforts.

What you bring to the role…

  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite.
  • Previous media/PR internship experience.
  • Strong organizational/multi-tasking/prioritization skills.
  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills; ability to see projects through to completion.
  • Self-starter/able to take initiative.
  • Interpersonal/relationship-building skills; ability to take feedback and direction.
  • Strong attention to detail while working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative, team based environment.
  • Proficient in social media.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous internship experience within a related field.

Additional Information:

  • Applicant must be at least 18 years of age 
  • Applicant must possess unrestricted work authorization 
  • Participants must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.
  • This is a hybrid internship. Candidate must also be able to provide their own housing and transportation to and from the Los Angeles, CA area. The internship requires a working, reliable internet connection as well as a quiet, dedicated workspace.
  • The candidate must be available to work full-time hours (approximately 40 hours per week) for the duration of the internship. Preferably 9am-6pm PT .
  • The approximate dates of this internship are January through June 2023.

About Disney General Entertainment Content:

The Disney General Entertainment Content group creates original entertainment and news content for the Company’s streaming platforms and its cable and broadcast networks.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with American Broadcasting Companies, Inc., which is part of a business we call Disney General Entertainment Content.

American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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