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Imagine working side-by-side with industry leaders in your field of study. Imagine building upon the skills you've learned in the classroom within a family of legendary brands passionate about creating world-class experiences on a global scale. Now, imagine yourself in a paid Disney Professional Internship.
Internship: Sales, Disney Cruise Lines, Oct 2018 - July 2019Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 593085BR Location London, England, United Kingdom; Hammersmith, England, United Kingdom Business Disney Cruise Line Date posted Sep. 12, 2018
Are you an undergraduate looking for a challenging and rewarding 12 month internship with Disney?
Imagine working side-by-side with industry leaders in your field of study. Imagine gaining valuable skills to add to your degree within a family of legendary brands passionate about creating world-class experiences on a global scale.
Now, imagine yourself in a paid Disney Professional Internship. You will receive constructive on-the-job training and the opportunity to take on real responsibility within a supportive and encouraging business environment. As a valued employee you will receive essential knowledge to help you achieve success in your placement and onwards in your career.
Sales at The Walt Disney Company
We have a fantastic new opportunity available and are looking for an intern to join the Walt Disney World and Disney Cruise Line sales team. This team are responsible for managing travel trade partner relationships that actively sell and promote Walt Disney World and Disney Cruise Line within the UK.
Role and Responsibilities
As an intern in our Disney Destinations International (DDI) team, you will be fully integrated in the day-to-day commercial activities. You will report to the Account Manager and will support the team in the following areas:
Co-ordinate and/or participate in Sales events
Market, Partner and Competitor Analysis
Collation and distribution of sales figures
Specific account support at key times
Build a link to US Cast Members to facilitate good communication
Manage brochure fulfilment for Disney Cruise Line
Provide support for all sales related issues and procedures, including contract administration, product updates and sales issues related to booking procedures
MUST be an undergraduate returning to full time education in 2019
MUST have the right to work in the UK
Applicants will be studying a relevant degree such as Business Management and demonstrate a passion for sales and product management
What we offer:
The opportunity to develop your skills and experience with Disney and help build the foundations of your future career
The chance to work in a fantastic team environment, learning from the best and with the support of a brilliant community of interns
The opportunity to be part of Company-wide learning and development initiatives including training and networking sessions, participation in our Annual Learning Expo and more…
The chance to attend Family and Friends movie screenings, seeing the latest Disney releases in our in-house cinema or in the West End.
Ability to join charity projects within the community, participating in our Disney VoluntEar schemes
Annual salary of £18,000 with fabulous discounts on Disney products and shows.
We will give you the opportunity to gain experience working for the world’s leading entertainment company. There is no better place to show what you’re made of – apply now!
Please apply with your CV and covering letter; please note applications without covering letters will not be considered.
Your covering letter should include the following information and be around 400 words:
Why have you chosen Disney?
Why have you chosen this specific internship?
Why should Disney choose you for the 12 month placement?
About Disney Cruise Line:
A leader in the cruise industry, Disney Cruise Line provides a setting where families can reconnect, adults can recharge and children can experience all the magic that Disney has to offer. Guests can sail out of ports around the world on exciting itineraries to the Caribbean, Bahamas, Alaska and Europe, among others. Aboard the fleet of four ships – the Disney Magic, Disney Wonder, Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy – and Disney’s private island paradise in the Bahamas - Castaway Cay, crew members provide guests with unparalleled service, enchanting storytelling and immersive family entertainment that only Disney can deliver.
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 The Walt Disney Company Ltd., which is part of a business segment we call Disney Cruise Line.