Inspire memories that last a lifetime….That’s what we do at Disney Consumer Products & Interactive. Join us and be a part of the award-winning team that brings Disney characters and their stories to life in the homes of consumers of all ages….
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media (DCPI) is the business segment of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) that brings our Company’s stories and characters to life through innovative and engaging physical products and digital experiences across more than 100 categories, from toys and t-shirts, to apps, books and console games. DCPI comprises four main lines of business: Global Licensing, Disney Retail, Publishing and Digital Media, and Games & Interactive Experiences. The segment is home to world-class teams of app and game developers, licensing and retail experts, a leading retail business (Disney Store), artists and storytellers, and technologists who inspire imaginations and bring the magic of Disney into the daily lives of families and fans around the world.
Be a part of a fast moving communications team on the front lines of Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media and work on some of the most ambitious digital initiatives ever undertaken by The Walt Disney Company. In this role, the candidate will work closely with the Games, Apps and Connected Experiences Communications team to promote the latest company news and help shape communication strategies.
Assist in the writing, development and dissemination of press materials including media alerts, press kits, executive bios, fact sheets and media pitches.
Help plan, execute and staff media events and assist with product demos.
Conduct reporter follow-up and outreach as necessary.
Oversee coverage reports and track upcoming placements.
Collaborate with social media and internal communications teams on initiatives.
Develop and maintain media lists and other databases.
Organize and maintain asset databases and disseminate to media and international territory PR leads.
Conduct media and Internet research as needed.
Track and fulfill reporter product requests.
Provide proactive updates to team members on project status and articulate requirements to complete tasks.
Create PowerPoint and Keynote presentations as needed.
Basic Qualifications :
1-2 years of experience in public relations or communications.
Very well organized and energetic, with attention to detail and ability to learn quickly.
Excellent writing, copywriting, proofreading, publishing and editing skills.
Strong verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
Creative and strategic thinker who can add value to projects.
Able to effectively juggle multiple projects and deadlines.
Passion for technology, entertainment and gaming.
Demonstrate the ability to undertake public relations writing assignments and possess an understanding of basic media relations skills.
Experience with photo editing, design and presentation software including Photoshop, Illustrator, PowerPoint and Keynote.
This is a Project Hire position that will run through September 2018.
Required Education :
Company Overview :
DCPI is the business segment of The Walt Disney Company that brings stories and characters to life through innovative and engaging physical products and digital experiences across more than 100 categories, from toys and t-shirts, to apps, books and console games. DCPI comprises four main lines of business: Licensing, Retail, Games and Apps, and Content. The combined segment is home to world-class teams of app and game developers, licensing and retail experts, a leading retail business (Disney Store), artists and storytellers, and technologists who inspire imaginations around the world.
Additional Information :
This position is a legal entity of Disney Consumer Products & Interactive, an equal opportunity employer.
Job Posting Company:
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media
Website : http://disney.com/
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with five business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media.