The Walt Disney Company ABC Entertainment Casting Internship, DATG (CA) – Spring 2019 in Burbank, California

Be a part of a transformative team and culture…

​The ABC Entertainment Casting Department is responsible for overseeing the casting process for all scripted primetime television shows currently on ABC.

Team values include:

-Creating a supportive team environment where each member feels comfortable sharing opinions and thoughts.

-Finding new ways to approach challenging situations and problem solving.

-Pushing each other to do better and think outside the box​.

Responsibilities : As an intern with the Casting team, you will assist with the day-to-day responsibilities of the busy studio/network casting department:

-Become a member of a smart, fun, and collaborative team.

-Assist the department in finding up and coming talent.

-Help find new and creative ways to work together with an eye toward quality and efficiency.

Your role may include:

-Updating the Talent Database and Tape Library.

-Assisting with office duties such as copying, faxing, filing and creating show binders.

-Assisting in reviewing the casting materials of current and future actors for demo reels.

-Providing support with basic editing for demo reels and other items, using iMovie.

-Supporting current Assistants and Coordinator with light desk and phone coverage.

Basic Qualifications :

What You Bring to the Role:

-Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

-Proven skills utilizing Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, Powerpoint)

-A high attention to detail and the ability to work in a fast paced environment

-A familiarity with YouTube, Webisodes, and like genres

-A demonstrated proficiency with both Mac and PC operating systems

-A strong interest in Television and the Entertainment Industry

-Previous experience in entertainment and casting

PLUS:

-All candidates must be eligible to work in the US.

-All candidates must be at least 18 years old.

-All candidates must currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class – OR – be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months - OR - be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program in order to qualify for this internship.

-All candidates must be available during the months of January to May for the Spring internship program.

-All candidates must be available to work Monday through Friday 40 hours/week in Burbank, CA.

-All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session.

-All candidates must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship.

Preferred Qualifications :

-Undergraduate students in their Junior or Senior year, or a recent graduate (applying within six months of graduation)

-Proficiency with iMovie/iDVD/Final Cut Pro

Company Overview :

The Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.

Job ID: 594418BR

Location: Burbank,California

Job Posting Company: Media Networks