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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.
Internships: Creative and Product Development 2018/19Apply Now Job ID 492409BR Location London, England, United Kingdom; Hammersmith, England, United Kingdom Business Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media Brand Disney Consumer Products Licensing Date posted 09/28/2017
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.
Walt Disney set the standard for character licensing in the entertainment industry when he licensed the image of Mickey Mouse for a children's notebook. Today, Disney Consumer Products is the world's largest licensor of intellectual property, bringing Disney magic to the heart of the home through compelling products and experiences. Working here, you will translate Disney's beloved brand, stories and characters into a broad range of consumer products that feed the imagination, create fashion, encourage healthy eating habits, and add the excitement to celebrations. Please visit https://dcpi.disney.com/ for more information on our Consumer Products business.
We have Design, Creative and Product Development Internships available across our Consumer Products business working on all our product categories: kids, adults, toys, fashion, sportswear, stationery, food, electronics +++ for Disney, Marvel, Pixar and LucasFilm.
Roles and responsibilities:
As a member of the Creative team, you will actively support our hugely talented and successful professionals working on design briefs, style guides, product development, creative and approval processes.
MUST be an undergraduate returning to full time education
MUST have the legal right to work in the UK
Applicants should be studying a relevant degree e.g. Product Development / Fashion / Print Design / Textiles
Passion for design trends/retail or commercial design/product development
Strong MS Office skills essential
Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator skills desirable
Great attention to detail and specifically the ability to work accurately under pressure
Good at prioritising and natural ability to tackle various admin duties
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 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) and 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?
Application deadline: Friday 15th December 2017.
Our Internship programme commences in Summer 2018