The Walt Disney Company Disney's Fairy Tale Weddings - Internship - Spring 2019 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Disney's Fairy Tale Weddings - Internship - Spring 2019
“We make magic.” That’s our motto at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. And it permeates everything we do. At Disney, you’ll help inspire that magic by enabling our teams to push the limits of entertainment and create the never-before-seen!
Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings is a leader in the wedding industry combining a vacation destination for families with the magic and wonder of a wedding that becomes a Fairy Tale. We sell, plan, and execute weddings at The Walt Disney World Resort.
Responsibilities : Be a part of a transformative team and culture…
By applying to this posting you will assist on various projects under each heading. In this role, the individual will be involved in a wide variety of Wedding Event Planning and Sales activities – including, but not limited to the following:
Wedding Sales (including Franck’s Studio, the Sales and Planning Center located at the Wedding Pavilion)
Assisting the Wedding Sales Consultants in following up on wedding event opportunities
Providing Guests with follow-up wedding information
Scheduling sales phone appointments and site visits
Utilizing existing Disney software systems
Miscellaneous office and technical support
Preparing contracts and event concepts
Projects assigned by Wedding Sales Consultants
Represent the brand “Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings & Honeymoons” by greeting and welcoming our Guests.
Maintaining Franck’s Studio to be show-ready during operating business hours
Partnering closely with Operational areas including the bakery, engineering, show-keeping, security, entertainment, horticulture, floral, and audio visual
Create magical experiences for our Guests during their visit to Franck’s Studio
Keeping the Company vehicle fueled for site visits and planning sessions
Organization of couples’ wedding items
Wedding Services :
Assisting the Wedding Event Service Managers and Wedding Coordinators through all phases of a wedding from pre-event to actual execution at a wedding
Creating room diagrams
Partnering closely with operational areas including Catering, Culinary, Audio Visual, Floral and Entertainment to create Banquet Event Orders
Ensure that guest expectations for set-up, service and flow of catered functions are delivered in an exceptional manner
Projects assigned by the Wedding Event Service Managers
Utilizing existing Disney software systems
Miscellaneous Office and Technical support
Basic Qualifications :
What You bring to this role…
Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
Demonstrated strong organizational and time management skills with attention to detail
Proven written and verbal communication skills
Proven ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines
Ability to learn quickly and adapt in a fast paced environment
Demonstrated problem solving and decision making skills
Proven ability to handle confidential information
Preferred Qualifications :
Wedding Event experience
Sales and/or Hospitality experience such as Concierge, Front Desk and Guest Relations
Demonstrated strong business acumen
Fluency in Spanish and/or Portuguese
Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel
Prior participation in the Disney College Program
Attention to detail and professionalism
Required Education :
- Currently enrolled as a junior or higher, or graduated within 6 months of the start date of this internship, in an accredited college/university earning a degree in Hospitality, Business Administration, Psychology, or a related major
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.
Additional Information :
- College transcripts (official or unofficial) - Please upload your transcript while completing the online application
To upload this document:
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Must be enrolled in an accredited college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR must have graduated from a college/university within 6 months of the start date of the internship for which you are applying for OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
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
Must provide full work availability
Must provide own transportation to/from work
Current Active Disney cast members must meet Professional Internship transfer guidelines (for Walt Disney World cast members this is no more than four points and one reprimand in the last six months; for Disneyland cast members this is six months of consecutive service and a performance record clear of any disciplinary issues (warnings, suspensions, etc.) for at least six months)
The approximate dates of this internship are January 2019 through June 2019 . Interns must be fully available for the duration of the internship.
Interns must be fully available for the duration of the internship.
Housing: A limited amount of company-sponsored housing is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Recommendation – Print or Save This Role Description : Strong candidates may be invited to complete a phone interview. We strongly encourage applicants to print a copy of this role description so they can refer to it in the event they are selected for a phone interview. Note that this role description will not be accessible once the posting is closed.
This position is a legal entity of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, an equal opportunity employer.
Job ID: 590251BR
Location: Lake Buena Vista,Florida
Job Posting Company: Disney Parks & Resorts