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ABC Signature Creative Programming Internship, Spring 2023

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10019448 Location Burbank, California, United States Business Disney General Entertainment Content Date posted Sep. 22, 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:

Be a part of an innovative team and culture…

ABC Signature is a leader in the development, production and strategic distribution of entertainment content across television and emerging digital platforms.

A Day in the Life…                                                                              

In this internship you will support the teams involved in developing and overseeing new and current drama and comedy shows for ABC, FX, Hulu, Disney+, Freeform, National Geographic, Onyx, Amazon, and Apple amongst other platforms. The studio is a key content provider for Disney platforms, having produced multiple hit series, including “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Station 19,” “The Wilds,” “A Million Little Things,” “This Fool,” “Black-ish,” and its spinoff, “Grown-ish.” Throughout this internship, you will learn about the development process of seeing an idea through to a pilot and also learn how the executives manage our existing shows on a day to day basis. You will also get the opportunity to learn about other departments such as Casting, Music, and Production. This internship is an incredible opportunity for anyone who is looking to break into the television field.
Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assistant shadowing – learns the ins and outs of being an executive assistant.

  • Script and Cut coverage/summarizing.

  • Taking notes on creative notes calls.

  • Logging and organizing submissions.

  • Join meetings and contribute to creative conversations.

What we are looking for…

  • Proven skills utilizing MS Office Suite: Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint.

  • Strong interest in Television and the Entertainment Industry.

  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects in a fast paced environment.

  • An awareness of ABC Signature Television shows.

(Preferred Qualifications)

  • Junior or Senior-level standing, or a recent graduate within 6 months of graduation date.

  • Previous internship experience within a related field.

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

Additional Details:

  • All candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.

  • This internship is a hybrid internship. While working remote, the internship requires a working, reliable internet connection as well as a quiet, dedicated workspace. You will be asked to come into our offices in Burbank on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays on the days we are working in person.

  • The approximate dates of this internship are January through June.

  • Candidate must be available to work full-time hours (approximately 40 hours per week Monday - Friday) for the duration of the internship.

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 Touchstone Television Productions, LLC, which is part of a business we call Disney General Entertainment Content.

Touchstone Television Productions, LLC 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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