The Walt Disney Company Community Relations Internship ABC7 (KABC-TV), DATG (CA) -Spring 2019 in Glendale, California

KABC-TV is an ABC owned television station (OTVS), located in a state-of-the-art facility in Glendale, near downtown Los Angeles. The station is in the #2 ranked television market in the country. Weekly, ABC7 produces over forty-four hours of local news, public affairs, magazine programs and public service campaigns. You will have opportunity to observe and participate in the daily work and operations of a major market television station.

Responsibilities : A day in the life…

As the intern for Community Relations at ABC7, you will be provided a view of all aspects of production and operations of the Public Affairs department. This includes exposure to station-corporate initiatives and events originated by ABC7 (such as Spark of Love and Feed SoCal).

You may be part of:

  • the production of the station’s “7-Day Planner,” the community planning calendar.

  • social media engagement.

  • interaction via phone, email and in-person with the ABC7 community and corporate partners.

  • connecting with community-based non-profit organizations, and the communities that interact with and are supported by ABC7.

Basic Qualifications :

What you bring to the role...

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

  • Experience with MS Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

  • Prior experience working in an office setting, including answering phones and emails.

  • Social media proficiency.

Plus…

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

  • All candidates must be at least 18 years old.

  • All candidates must currently be 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 - OR - be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program in order to qualify for this internship.

  • All candidates must be available during the months of January to May for Spring internship program.

  • All candidates must be available to work 32 hours per week, four 8-hour days, during a Monday through Friday 9 am-5 pm schedule.

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

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

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Junior or Senior-level standing, or a recent graduate within 6 months of graduation date.

  • Experience in community engagement, corporate citizenship & social responsibility, event planning, urban development, or social media/branding a plus.

  • Major or previous coursework in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Advertising, Business Administration or 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 :

Job ID: 594647BR

Location: Glendale,California

Job Posting Company: Media Networks