The Walt Disney Company Dev & Current Series Animation Intern - Summer 2018 in Glendale, California

We are looking for a qualified intern to join our Current Series team for the Summer 2018 semester. Our executives oversee all series produced by the studio that are currently airing, including Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, Marvel's Spider-Man, and Marvel's Avengers Assemble as well as Marvel’s Black Panther’s Quest. We are seeking an intern who is interested in learning about the story and scripting process of television animation. PLEASE NOTE that this is not a drawing, animation, or design internship.

Responsibilities : Responsibilities include tracking character and tech appearances in episodes, updating casting databases for current and past series, updating writer episode database, creating casting sides for use in voice over auditions, Marvel database research for characters and locations, coverage of reception desk, pulling of animation clips for our youtube channel, and general office duties.

Basic Qualifications :

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

  • All candidates must be at least 18 years old.

  • All candidates must be available during the months of May/June through August.

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

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

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple responsibilities

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Interest in Animation (prior experience in Animation is a plus, but not a requirement)

  • Base knowledge of Marvel properties and storytelling

  • Willingness to learn and hardworking attitude

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Resume must outline other internships, degrees earned, work experience, related clubs and organizations, current major course of study, expected graduation date and extracurricular activities.

  • Cover letter must include a personal introduction, and days/times available during internship period.

  • Preferred Junior or Senior-level standing

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Required Education :

  • Enrolled in College / University, pursing degree in film, animation, communications, or media studies

  • Junior, Senior Undergraduate Program or Graduate Program student status by arrival date

Company Overview :

Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is one of the world's most prominent character-based entertainment companies, built on a proven library of over 8,000 characters featured in a variety of media over seventy years. Marvel utilizes its character franchises in entertainment, licensing and publishing.

Additional Information :

This position is with the legal entity Marvel Animation, Inc.

Compensation: Intern positions are paid employment opportunities.

Job ID: 529260BR

Location: Glendale,California

Job Posting Company: Studio Entertainment