The Walt Disney Company Internship: Sales, Disney Cruise Lines, Oct 2018 - July 2019 in London, United Kingdom

Are you an undergraduate looking for a challenging and rewarding 12 month internship with Disney?

Imagine working side-by-side with industry leaders in your field of study. Imagine gaining valuable skills to add to your degree within a family of legendary brands passionate about creating world-class experiences on a global scale.

Now, imagine yourself in a paid Disney Professional Internship. You will receive constructive on-the-job training and the opportunity to take on real responsibility within a supportive and encouraging business environment. As a valued employee you will receive essential knowledge to help you achieve success in your placement and onwards in your career.

Sales at The Walt Disney Company

We have a fantastic new opportunity available and are looking for an intern to join the Walt Disney World and Disney Cruise Line sales team. This team are responsible for managing travel trade partner relationships that actively sell and promote Walt Disney World and Disney Cruise Line within the UK.

Role and Responsibilities

As an intern in our Disney Destinations International (DDI) team, you will be fully integrated in the day-to-day commercial activities. You will report to the Account Manager and will support the team in the following areas:

  • Co-ordinate and/or participate in Sales events

  • Market, Partner and Competitor Analysis

  • Collation and distribution of sales figures

  • Specific account support at key times

  • Build a link to US Cast Members to facilitate good communication

  • Merchandise requests

  • Manage brochure fulfilment for Disney Cruise Line

  • Provide support for all sales related issues and procedures, including contract administration, product updates and sales issues related to booking procedures

About you:

  • MUST be an undergraduate returning to full time education in 2019

  • MUST have the right to work in the UK

  • Applicants will be studying a relevant degree such as Business Management and demonstrate a passion for sales and product management

What we offer:

  • The opportunity to develop your skills and experience with Disney and help build the foundations of your future career

  • The chance to work in a fantastic team environment, learning from the best and with the support of a brilliant community of interns

  • The opportunity to be part of Company-wide learning and development initiatives including training and networking sessions, participation in our Annual Learning Expo and more…

  • The chance to attend Family and Friends movie screenings, seeing the latest Disney releases in our in-house cinema or in the West End.

  • Ability to join charity projects within the community, participating in our Disney VoluntEar schemes

  • Annual salary of £18,000 with fabulous discounts on Disney products and shows.

We will give you the opportunity to gain experience working for the world’s leading entertainment company. There is no better place to show what you’re made of – apply now!

What next?

Please apply with your CV and covering letter; please note applications without covering letters will not be considered.

Your covering letter should include the following information and be around 400 words:

  1. Why have you chosen Disney?

  2. Why have you chosen this specific internship?

  3. Why should Disney choose you for the 12 month placement?

Job ID: 593085BR

Location: London,United Kingdom

Job Posting Company: Walt Disney International