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Stage Manager, Character Event

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 795283BR Location Shanghai, Mainland China Business Shanghai Disney Resort Date posted Sep. 06, 2021

Job Summary:

As a Character Event Stage Manager at Shanghai Disney Resort, you will understand Disney Character Brand and play an important role in managing Disney Character Events at the Shanghai Disney Resort and off-property. You will provide directions and work closely with supporting Cast Members and key partners to offer the experience of Disney Character Brand and stories to guests, business partners through various Disney Character Events.

Responsibilities:

• Possess strong leadership and communication skills; ability to interact effectively with creative and production teams, other Lines of Business, and all levels of management and staff;
• 3+ years of experience in stage management or event management; theme park entertainment experience or Disney experience is preferred;
• Bachelor’s degree in performing arts, theater or related discipline preferred;
• Understanding of Character Brand Management and Usage Guidelines;
• Knowledge of all elements of event planning and production;
• Ability to handle multiple projects in a fast-paced, highly dynamic environment;
• Demonstrated ability to build, manage, and mentor large teams;
• Possess strong influencing and negotiating skills;
• Excellent organizational, partnering and leadership skills;
• Proven ability to problem-solve and optimize operating procedures;
• Ability to give effective feedback and share creative and new ideas. Maintains and administers policies and procedures;
• Knowledge and understanding of show production;
• Fluent in Mandarin and English.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Possess strong leadership and communication skills; ability to interact effectively with creative and production teams, other Lines of Business, and all levels of management and staff;
  • 3+ years of experience in stage management or event management; theme park entertainment experience or Disney experience is preferred;
  • Bachelor’s degree in performing arts, theater or related discipline preferred;
  • Understanding of Character Brand Management and Usage Guidelines;
  • Knowledge of all elements of event planning and production;
  • Ability to handle multiple projects in a fast-paced, highly dynamic environment;
  • Demonstrated ability to build, manage, and mentor large teams;
  • Possess strong influencing and negotiating skills;
  • Excellent organizational, partnering and leadership skills;
  • Proven ability to problem-solve and optimize operating procedures;
  • Ability to give effective feedback and share creative and new ideas. Maintains and administers policies and procedures;
  • Knowledge and understanding of show production;
  • Fluent in Mandarin and English.

Additional Information:

We are taking a responsible approach to creating environments that allow us to do what we do best – welcome and entertain millions of guests each year from across the country and around the world. As part of our commitment to health and safety, we require all newly-hired employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their onboarding dates.

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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, 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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