The Walt Disney Company Strategic Planning and Communications Intern, Corporate - Spring 2019 in Burbank, California
Security is a key pillar of The Walt Disney Company (TWDC) and the Global Security team continuously strives to improve and advance the security, safety and emergency preparedness of the Company through a number of key efforts, including employee awareness, outreach, and training opportunities.
The Global Security Strategic Planning & Communications team is responsible for managing the departmental strategic initiatives as set by the executive leadership team, as well as all departmental communications needs, including executive and inter-departmental communications, marketing of Global Security services to the Company, and TWDC’s global employee awareness program, Community Watch (CW).
Responsibilities : A day in the life...
Develop and execute project plans, marketing campaigns, and employee events alongside the Global Security Strategic Planning & Communications team.
Use your keen eye for detail and project management skills to develop clear, concise, and comprehensive deliverables for key stakeholders across TWDC.
Contribute creative ideas and lead them to fruition in order to improve efficiencies and proactively solve problems.
Basic Qualifications :
Project coordination and support for strategic planning initiatives and creative contributor to internal marketing campaigns, including researching communication trends, tracking analytics, and designing project plans
Experience managing projects with multiple stakeholders and personal examples of successful processes or documents used to aid project management
Experience in a variety of writing styles and formats
Professional-level verbal and written communication skills
Proven ability to manage through conflict, complexity, and to problem-solve issues to resolution
Ability to take direction, work independently, multitask, and adapt to change
Experience working in a professional environment, preferably a large company
Exposure to and understanding of basic scheduling and budgeting
Event planning or coordination experience
Keen eye for details is a must
Knowledge of Microsoft products (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)
Preferred Qualifications :
Working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator)
Working knowledge of WordPress or similar content management system
Experience or interest in business strategy/strategy development
Experience or interest in data analytics
Required Education :
Currently 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 at time of application, or be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program
Currently pursuing or recently graduated with a degree in Communications, Marketing, Public Relations, Project Management or a closely related field.
Additional Information :
The approximate dates of this internship are January 2019 through early June 2019
Candidate must be available to work approximately 29 hours (3-4 days) per week for the duration of the internship
Able to provide own housing and transportation in the Burbank area
Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program
Must possess unrestricted work authorization
Must be at least 18 years of age
PDF version of resume must be uploaded at time of application
Candidates must be prepared to submit a writing sample as part of the interview process
Job ID: 588553BR
Job Posting Company: The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)