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Sports Events Internship - Fall 2018


Disney Professional Internships
ESPN Wide World of Sports Events Internship - Fall 2018
“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!
We Are…
Sports Event Management is responsible for the flawless planning and execution of the core events at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at the Walt Disney World Resort. This teams’ primary role is to focus on delivering excellent event planning, execution and client services. This is accomplished by working with internal and external business clients and partners to create exceptional events.
ResponsibilitiesMake an impact by…

  • Assisting in the planning, organizing and management of events in different sports at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
  • Coordinating client management including contractual and financial responsibilities, and collaborating with partners throughout the event cycle
  • Conducting venue analysis and preparing logistics plans
  • Partnering with Facility Management and other Walt Disney World departments to ensure that all requirements of the event are met
  • Participating in client site visits and event itineraries

Basic QualificationsWhat you bring to this role…

  • Strong organization skills with the ability to prioritize multiple time-sensitive tasks
  • Proactive and resourceful approach
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams
  • Strong leadership and project management skills
  • Excellent oral/written communication and interpersonal skills

Basic Qualifications:

  • Junior, senior, recent graduate or graduate student pursuing a degree in Event Planning, Sport Management or related field
  • Previous Event Planning or Event Management experience
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Current valid U.S. driver’s license
  • Operating a company vehicle is required for this role. Candidate must be willing and able to operate a company vehicle under inclement weather, including minimal lighting
  • Ability to be flexible with work schedule, including days, nights, and holidays

Company Overview The Walt Disney Company is a 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 InformationRequired Materials:

  • Résumé (outlining all of your required qualifications)
  • Cover letter detailing your qualifications and interest
  • College transcripts (official or unofficial)

To upload these documents:

  • Log into your dashboard at
  • Click the link labeled “Edit Profile Info”
  • Click on the “Attachments” Tab
  • Be sure your document is titled in this format: First Name, Last Name, Type (i.e. Mickey Mouse, Transcripts or Mickey Mouse Cover Letter)
  • Select document type of “Other”

If you experience any difficulty with uploading documents, please e-mail
Internship Eligibility:

  • Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR have graduated from college within the past six months OR be currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
  • Not have already completed two consecutive (spring/fall) College or Professional Internship Programs
  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization
  • Must provide full work availability
  • Must have reliable transportation to get to and 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)

Program Dates: The approximate dates of this internship are June 2018 through January 2019. 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.

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