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Content Licensing MBA Internship - Summer 2022

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 916203BR Location Burbank, California, United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Jan. 13, 2022

Job Summary:

Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) is a global business segment of The Walt Disney Company. DMED combines Disney’s direct-to-consumer streaming services – Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+, and Star – with its domestic and international media businesses and networks, and aligns cutting-edge technology with beloved content and brands to deliver highly personalized entertainment to diverse audiences worldwide.

Content Sales & Distribution is a dynamic team within DMED. The team is responsible for the SVOD, AVOD, and linear licensing of the films and TV series produced by the world-class studios of The Walt Disney Company. As an intern with Content Sales & Distribution, you will support the licensing of content to our US, global, and internal partners. In the process, you will collaborate with stakeholders such as our direct-to-consumer services and networks; distribution strategy, planning, and analysis; content planning and analysis; finance; accounting; operations; marketing; legal; and international sales.

Responsibilities:

You will…
  • Assist with the US and global licensing of Disney content, supporting revenue targets for the company’s entire portfolio
  • Provide deal support from beginning to end (e.g. content availability, pricing proposals, contract review, deal tracking)
  • Be a content and programming expert across films and TV series, with a strong understanding of the SVOD, AVOD, Cable, and Broadcast businesses
  • Utilize and summarize data and research on titles, performance, trends, platforms, competitors, and markets
  • Explore and develop new licensing strategies and revenue opportunities
  • Create impactful presentations that combine strong analysis and narrative

Basic Qualifications:

  • Team player who thrives in a complex, fast-paced organization with many stakeholders
  • Desire and capacity to learn, problem solve, and adapt within a quickly evolving industry
  • Ability to think independently, work efficiently, and manage various projects simultaneously
  • Expertise in interpreting and synthesizing data in order to provide strategic insights
  • Strong proficiency in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Effective and flexible communication skills

Required Education

  • Currently enrolled in an MBA program and on track to graduate by summer 2023 OR must have graduated from an MBA program within 6 months

Additional Information:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program concurrent to this internship
  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization
Work Environment
  • The approximate dates of this internship are May/June 2022 through August 2022
  • Candidate must be available to work full time hours for the duration of the internship
  • This internship will be located in Burbank, CA and interns must be able to provide their own housing and reliable transportation to and from work
    • This will be a hybrid working situation with some days in the office and some days working remotely each week. The internship requires a working, reliable internet connection as well as a quiet, dedicated work space for working remotely
    • Burbank hybrid work schedule preferred, although fully remote candidates will be considered


About Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution:

Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

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 Disney Content Sales LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution.

Disney Content Sales 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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