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Photography Operations Internship, Walt Disney Television -Summer 2020

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 737147BR Location Burbank, California, United States Business Walt Disney Television Date posted Jan. 12, 2020

Job Summary:

Be a part of an innovative team and culture…
Photography helps tell the story of the Walt Disney Company worldwide. We work closely with all parts of the company to produce, manage and deliver quality and captivating photography.

Responsibilities:

A Day in the Life…
You will perform a variety of duties that are invaluable to the company’s success. You will receive hands-on experience and knowledge in what it takes to develop and deliver compelling photography.

Interns have become vital contributors to the photo staff. They perform critical back-up duties to everyday tasks.
For the last few semesters now, we have assigned interns actual job functions:
  • High volume archiving and transfer of photo assets to our cloud system.
  • Assist with editing on case-by-case basis.
  • Help with captioning and entering meta-data into our finished images.
  • Assist with simple image clean-up on case-by-case basis.
  • Function as a production assistant on photo shoots.
  • Function as a runner for corporate/red carpet events.

Basic Qualifications:

What we are looking for…
  • Experience with the entertainment business or experience with television/film in college
  • Excellent writing and communications skills
  • A sharp eye for detail
  • An interest in pursuing a career in entertainment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience (academic or internship) in television and/or production
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Proficiency in Office 365
  • •Understanding of Photography

Required Education

  • At the time of application, must be enrolled in an accredited college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR must have graduated from a college/university within 6 months OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship

Additional Information:

  • 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
  • At the time of application, must be enrolled in an accredited college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR must have graduated from a college/university within 6 months OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program
  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization
  • Housing: Interns must provide their own housing for the duration of their internship program.
  • Transportation: Interns must have reliable transportation to get to and from work for the duration of their internship program.
Required Materials: PDF version of resume must be uploaded at time of application


About Walt Disney Television:

Walt Disney Television (WDT) redefines the future of media and entertainment. Delivering compelling creative, great storytelling, ground-breaking technology, high-impact marketing and innovative distribution, WDT offers multiple opportunities to build a career that supports entertaining and informing the world. A key unit of The Walt Disney Company, one of the world's most admired vertically integrated media enterprises, WDT includes global live action and animation entertainment, news, owned television stations, and radio. If you've got a passion to join our team of talented professionals we want to hear your story.

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 Riverside Television Services, LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Walt Disney Television.

Riverside Television Services, 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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