Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Online (WDPRO)is the digital media arm of Parks and Resorts segment. Through our award-winning websites, we provide a digital portal to magical travel destinations such as the Walt Disney World® Resort in Florida, the Disneyland® Resort in California and Hong Kong Disneyland Resort . At WDPRO, we also have designed and created websites for Disney Cruise Line , Adventures by Disney and Disney Vacation Club .
Project Management Interns experience the full software development lifecycle of small and large scale web projects. Interns assist the Project Management team in the day-to-day deliverables and execution. Supporting Managers of Production, Project Managers, and Website Producers with daily needs such as booking conference rooms, preparing detailed tracking lists, helping to build out surveys, following-up on key action items, and preparing meeting notes. You will also work with the executive team in production to understand process requirements and changes. As well as assist with the implementation of these new processes and in the creation and maintenance of tools that will help estimate, track and analyze projects. Tools may include project "punch lists", estimators, trackers, etc.
Senior, recent graduate within the last 6 months, or post grad level
Currently enrolled in, or a recent graduate with a BS/BA degree in Digital Media, Advertising, and/or Marketing, with a strong Technical track, or Web Design and Development
Proficient in MS Office Suite - specifically Word and PowerPoint
Some knowledge of web site development including HTML, Content Management, and Photoshop
Excellent time management skills
Excellent communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Organized and calm under pressure
Ability to juggle many projects and people at once
Ability to assess cause and affect relationships on multiple levels
Ability to work independently as well as the ability to work with a bicoastal team
Advanced Excel skills preferred, including VBA for Excel
Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter or have graduated within the last 6 months(spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
Must possess unrestricted work authorization
Must provide full work availability for up to one year
Must provide own transportation to/from work
The approximate dates of this internship are May 2013 through May 2014. Interns must be fully available for the duration of the internship.
The deadline to apply for this internship is March 8, 2013.
Attention International Students:
If you are currently studying in the United States on an F-1 or J-1 Visa and do not have a Social Security number, please contact our office at 407-828-1736 PRIOR to applying.
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