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Host/Hostess Disney Special Activity

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 576409BR Location Shanghai, Mainland China; Mainland China Business Shanghai Disney Resort Date posted Mar. 26, 2021

Job Summary:

Disney Special Activity Hosts are responsible for providing convenient, careful, efficient one-stop VIP services to all distinguished guests. Starting from the itinerary planning, the guests can feel the magical journey beginning. This exclusive service will offer personalized planning to guests each time they visit Shanghai Disney Resort.


  • Introduce tour products to guests and Cast Members; communicate product information and policies in-person, by telephone, or email; assist with reservations and required follow-ups
  • Use all the reservation systems proficiently to process related enquiries, reservations, orders and payments for guests for Premier Tour Services, tickets, hotels and dining. The systems include but not limited to Galaxy, ResPAK, Opera, CRM and etc.
  • Share related information about Shanghai Disney Resort, and be knowledgeable and up-to-date with Shanghai Disney Resort products and services
  • Assist guests in planning their visit to Shanghai Disney Resort as well as to provide professional advice based on the group’s preferences
  • Interact with guests actively in the call and introduce all the benefits to convert the call into a sale to increase and hit the financial target for Premier Tour Services
  • Communicate and work in collaboration with Park Operations partners and other tour hosts to deliver a magical premier tour experience for guests
  • Introduce the story of Shanghai Disney Resort during tour delivery, provide itinerary planning and explain services provided
  • Deliver amazing Guest Service to all distinguished guests on tours visiting the park and anticipate guest needs to provide a seamless experience
  • Be proactive with guests to answer questions and be flexible in handling any situation
  • Be able to provide hospitality reception and coordination services with guests at designated outdoor locations, and actively introduce and the regular promotional campaign about the Premier Tour Services to guests
  • Represent Disney and the Disney brand, and always work in accordance with Disney’s four keys to provide excellent Disney service
  • Be able complete other relevant work arranged by leadership to support the business development of Premier Tour Services, including new product development, regular promotion activities, etc.
  • Be able to take the initiative to complete the department's target on time, including telephone skills, guest service satisfaction and the sales performance index
Based on business need and Cast Members’ credentials, below tasks will be assigned from time to time.
  • Support guest flow in general, including in different locations
  • Assist guests with directions, answer questions, provide information and solutions as needed
  • Support cleaning work areas and guest areas
  • Assist logistics and stocking
  • Keep Shanghai Disney Resort clean by picking trash
  • Handle cash or process POS in other LOBs ( * applicable to cash-handling/POS related jobs only)

Basic Qualifications:

  • College degree or above, major in Tourism Management/ Hotel Management/ Public Relation is preferable
  • 1 year work experience in Guest Service industry or sales experience is preferred
  • Demonstrated capability of communication, coordination and sales skill
  • Ability to be comfortable with asking questions and explaining product options
  • Passion in delivering top-level VIP services
  • A team player and able to handle Guest problems/complaints individually as well as any challenging/emergency situation during the tour
  • Strong computer proficiencies, including typing skills and the ability to navigate through multiple reservation systems. Knowledgeable in computer programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Working Schedule: Shanghai Disney Resort Cast Members might be scheduled to work shifts on nights, weekends and holidays. Adapt to working in different locations flexibly with different shifts and in prolonged outdoor working environment
  • Fluent Mandarin and English language abilities, both oral and written, are desired, but not a must
  • You will need to successfully complete and pass all job related training after onboarding

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Fluent in other languages preferred
  • You shall obtain certificate/qualification(s) required for performing the job, and complete and pass all post-employment trainings and assessments (including but not limited to On-Job-Training)

Additional Information:

As one of the worldwide leaders in family entertainment, Shanghai Disney Resort delivers legendary service and a lifetime of memories for our guests. Joining us in a new world of fantasy, imagination, creativity and adventure involves creating happiness for the millions of guests who visit our Resort each year. Whether your career journey here is onstage or backstage, there are almost unlimited opportunities for growth and personal development at Shanghai Disney.
* We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities and welcome applications from candidates with disabilities.
* Specific benefits vary between different roles and may be adjusted according to company policy.
* Shanghai Disney Resort does not charge a fee to submit job applications and has not authorized any individual or company to charge to do so. Please always check our official channels or platforms for the most relevant recruitment information.

Employment Benefits:
  • Salary: your salary consists of a base salary + service bonus + floating year-end bonus
  • Social Insurance: You are entitled to five social insurances and one housing fund
  • Overtime and allowances: In addition to statutory overtime (depending on your position) you may be entitled to a high temperature allowance and a night shift subsidy
  • Catering subsidy: You are entitled to one free meal per day on days that you are working
  • Accommodation: You have the opportunity to live in a dorm with Wi-Fi and air conditioning or to receive a living allowance
  • Vacation: You are entitled to paid annual leave and paid sick leave
  • Insurance: We buy supplementary medical insurance for you and your children. You can also enjoy group life insurance
  • Free Park Entry: While you work for Shanghai Disney Resort you will have the opportunity to enter the park with your family and friends for free
  • Disney Discounts: you are entitled to discounts on designated Disney products, resort F&B and ticketing
  • Health checkup: You are entitled to a free health checkup once a year

Learning and development opportunities:
  • Learning: you will be taught a range of international professional skills, including corporate culture, service skills, and more.
  • Career Development: Promotion opportunities are transparent and are dependent on your own efforts. You can also apply for internal transfers should you wish to develop yourself in another part of the company. With Hotel, Food and Beverage, Fire Safety, Security, Merchandise, Park Operations, Disney University and Operations training opportunities across multiple industries, there will always be development opportunities for those who want them at Disney.
  • Activities: Disney provides Cast Member with a range of volunteering opportunities as well as fun clubs for basketball, tennis, yoga, Disney Run, Music, Drama, DIY and more as a way to help you connect with your colleagues and network in a fun environment.

Application Process:

Apply online -> Interview over email -> Accept Employment -> Onboard
Please note: You may only apply for this position once in a six-month period. If you have applied within the last six months, please log in to your account to view your current application status.

Work Location:

You will be working at Shanghai Disney Resort in Pudong, Shanghai. You can take metro Line 11 to Shanghai Disney Resort station or take one of our many shuttle buses. The shuttle buses can be taken from one of several central areas across the city every day. You can find out more information during your onboarding process.

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About Shanghai Disney Resort:

Shanghai Disney Resort, the first Disney resort in Mainland China, is a place where friends and families can escape together to a whole new world of fantasy, imagination, creativity and adventure. The resort is home to the Shanghai Disneyland theme park; two themed hotels; Disneytown, a large shopping, dining and entertainment district; a Broadway-style theatre; Wishing Star Park and other outdoor recreation areas. Shanghai Disney Resort Cast Members provide world-class service to guests, and the resort brings classic Disney stories and characters to life with authentic cultural touches and themes tailored specifically for the people of China. Shanghai Disney Resort offers something for everyone – thrilling adventures, lush gardens where guests can relax together and enriching interactive experiences.

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 Shanghai International Theme Park Company Limited, which is part of a business segment we call Shanghai Disney Resort.

Specific benefits vary between different roles and may be adjusted according to company policy. Shanghai Disney Resort does not charge a fee to submit job applications and has not authorized any individual or company to charge to do so. Please always check our official channels or platforms for the most relevant recruitment information.

It is the policy of the Company to provide equal opportunity for all employees and candidates for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, family status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, covered veteran status, intellectual or physical disability, pregnancy, nationality/ethnicity, migrant worker status, carrier of infectious diseases status, or any other category of persons to the extent provided by law. The “Equal Employment Opportunity” in this policy extends, but is not limited, to recruitment and employment, promotion, demotion, transfer, layoff/ termination, rate of pay, and other forms of compensation, education, and training.

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