The Walt Disney Company Production Internship, Charlotte - ESPN - Fall 2018 in Charlotte, North Carolina

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The Production Department produces content for ESPN’s family of networks that fans can watch on television, their computer, tablet or smart phone; examples include live events and studio shows on ESPNU and SEC Network.

Responsibilities :

A Day in the Life:

  • Screens, logs, transcribes and clips footage for events

  • Creates shot sheets and cut sheets for assigned highlights

  • Cuts show elements, such as video b-roll, highlights, teases; selects material for bumps and roll-outs

  • Collaborates with video editors to produce high level show content

  • Organizes head shot, element and melt reels

  • Screens videotapes and/or servers and conducts research in the media asset management system to obtain material for the preparation of production elements

  • Provides timely, accurate and complete delivery of multimedia elements and publishes to various platforms

  • Suggests creative content during production meetings

  • Logs and archives video and associated data for future use

  • Perform crew functions as needed during productions and assist in location productions

  • Flexibility to rotate between studio and remote environments

  • Observes departments outside of Production

  • Attends various event opportunities relative to understanding the overall company

Basic Qualifications :

What You Bring to the Role:

  • Experience in sports media, preferably in television production, or involvement with collegiate TV station

  • Elite knowledge of sports, including current athletes, rules and events

  • Familiarity with server-based media and/or non-linear editing equipment including but not limited to Final Cut Pro and Quantel

  • High level of familiarity with ESPN programming, platforms and studio shows

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Historical knowledge of US sports

  • Experience with editing, screening, logging and/or archiving video

  • Familiarity with sports media landscape, including knowledge of business trends and technologies

  • Demonstrated leadership experience in a professional role, organization or activity

Required Education :

  • Enrolled as a junior, senior or graduate student in an accredited college/university in the semester prior to the internship

Preferred Education :

  • Communication, Broadcasting, Journalism or related majors

Company Overview :

Additional Information :

Internship Eligibility:

  • Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship. December 2018 graduates can be considered.

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.

  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization

Program Dates: The approximate dates are July 30- December 7, 2018. There may be some flexibility with the internship dates as needed. Interns will work 40 hours per week and must be fully available throughout the internship.

Housing: This position is located in Charlotte, NC. A limited amount of housing assistance is available for those

who qualify.

Transportation: Must provide own transportation to/from work.

Job ID: 547603BR

Location: Charlotte,North Carolina

Job Posting Company: Media Networks