The Walt Disney Company Sales Marketing 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...

Some of your projects with the ABC7 marketing team may include:

  • Liaising between sales account executives and the creative services team, to execute promotional campaigns of both marketing of station-wide initiatives and specific client promotions

  • Promotional spot production and managing details for sweepstakes

  • New business campaigns, working with the team and clients to ensure a smooth transition into local broadcast television advertising

  • Recapping promotions from and ABC7’s Facebook page

  • Building out sweepstakes in Woobox

  • Liaising with digital teams in New York and Seattle to ensure the input of digital orders in Freewheel

  • Customizing presentation decks for digital and promotional campaigns

  • Gathering assets for billboards, on-air promo spots, station integrations, and “Eye on LA” and “Vista” segments

Basic Qualifications :

What you bring to the role...

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

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

  • Prior experience within marketing and/or sales, professionally or as an internship.

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

  • Proficiency with social media management.


  • 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 the spring internship program.

  • All candidates must be available to work 24 hours per week during a Monday through Friday schedule (days to be determined by your supervisor).

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

  • All candidates must be able to work in the Glendale office and 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.

  • Major or previous coursework in Marketing, Advertising, Business Administration or related major.

  • Prior experience within marketing and/or sales, professionally or as an internship.

  • Able to take initiative and have follow-through on projects.

  • Detail oriented and strong organizational skills.

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: 594673BR

Location: Glendale,California

Job Posting Company: Media Networks