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9/15/2019
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Accounting
Financial Accounting Analyst Intern - Summer 2020
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Disney | Glendale, AZ
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Job Description

Be a part of an innovative team and culture…

It's the magic of immersing yourself in a motion picture masterpiece, or a new track from your favorite band, or the spectacle of a live Broadway show. It's hard to define and even harder to create, but that's what we do at The Walt Disney Studios. Ours is a culture of innovation, collaboration and creativity. We raise the bar, then step over it, blazing trails through the production and distribution of world class entertainment around the globe. If you want to help tell compelling, enduring stories through movies, music or stage plays, then we want to hear from you.

Disney Music Group (DMG) is home to Hollywood Records, Walt Disney Records, Disney Music Publishing, Buena Vista Records, Marvel Music, Fox Music, and Disney Concerts. The labels' genre-spanning rosters include Queen (in the U.S.), Sofia Carson, ZZ Ward, Breaking Benjamin, Bea Miller, Sabrina Carpenter, Joywave, Olivia Holt, morgxn, Tini Stoessel, Dreamers, DCappella, JD McCrary, Adam Hambrick and more. DMG also releases family music and film and television soundtracks such as the chart-topping "Guardians of the Galaxy" "Beauty And The Beast," "Descendants," Oscar-winning "Coco" and "Moana" soundtracks, and the Oscar and Grammy-winning "Frozen" soundtrack. Recent releases include "Bohemian Rhapsody," "The Lion King," "Captain Marvel," "Aladdin," and "Toy Story 4." Upcoming titles include the highly-anticipated "Frozen 2," "Ford v Ferrari," "Jojo Rabbit" and "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker." DMG has a rich catalog with a lasting legacy that has impacted pop culture globally, including music from films like "Snow White," "Pinocchio" and "Star Wars," artists like Annette Funicello, and beloved classics like "It's A Small World." Disney Concerts licenses and produces hundreds of shows around the world, including Star Wars in Concert, Disney On Classic, Beauty And The Beast, Pixar In Concert and many more. To stream classic Disney hits, please visit: http://disneymusic.co/DisneyHits.

The DMG Accounting team is part of Enterprise Financial Services and is dedicated to providing high quality information and services to our business partners. The DMG Accounting team records, reports, and analyzes DMG's wide variety of revenues, expenses, and KPIs. We support the decision-making process while earning confidence and respect by efficiently reporting and maintaining accurate and timely financial data. We promote innovation and growth by developing our employees and maximizing technology while maintaining a fun environment.

Job Type

Temporary/Seasonal

Segment

The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)

Internship Program Subtype

Professional Internship

Additional Information

* 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 must have graduated from a college/university within the past six (6) months OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
* Must be at least 18 years of age
* Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program
* Must possess unrestricted work authorization
* Program Dates: Interns must be fully available from May/June 2020 to August 2020.
* Housing: Interns must provide their own housing for the duration of their internship program in California.
* Transportation: Interns must have reliable transportation to get to and from work for the duration of their internship program.

Category

Finance and Accounting

Basic Qualifications

What we are looking for…

* Ability to adapt quickly and learn new tasks independently
* Ability to manage competing priorities
* Self-motivated and deadline-oriented
* Proficient in Excel
* Strong written & verbal communication skills
* A desire to become a CPA
* Enthusiasm for building a career in the accounting and finance industries

Business

The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)

Required Education

* Currently working towards or recently graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or Finance, or a Master's degree in Accounting.
* 3.3 GPA

Preferred Qualifications

* Business experience through internships, part-time work, and/or On-Campus involvement preferred
* A desire to become licensed as a CPA

Postal Code

91201

Job Description

Be a part of an innovative team and culture…

It's the magic of immersing yourself in a motion picture masterpiece, or a new track from your favorite band, or the spectacle of a live Broadway show. It's hard to define and even harder to create, but that's what we do at The Walt Disney Studios. Ours is a culture of innovation, collaboration and creativity. We raise the bar, then step over it, blazing trails through the production and distribution of world class entertainment around the globe. If you want to help tell compelling, enduring stories through movies, music or stage plays, then we want to hear from you.

Disney Music Group (DMG) is home to Hollywood Records, Walt Disney Records, Disney Music Publishing, Buena Vista Records, Marvel Music, Fox Music, and Disney Concerts. The labels' genre-spanning rosters include Queen (in the U.S.), Sofia Carson, ZZ Ward, Breaking Benjamin, Bea Miller, Sabrina Carpenter, Joywave, Olivia Holt, morgxn, Tini Stoessel, Dreamers, DCappella, JD McCrary, Adam Hambrick and more. DMG also releases family music and film and television soundtracks such as the chart-topping "Guardians of the Galaxy" "Beauty And The Beast," "Descendants," Oscar-winning "Coco" and "Moana" soundtracks, and the Oscar and Grammy-winning "Frozen" soundtrack. Recent releases include "Bohemian Rhapsody," "The Lion King," "Captain Marvel," "Aladdin," and "Toy Story 4." Upcoming titles include the highly-anticipated "Frozen 2," "Ford v Ferrari," "Jojo Rabbit" and "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker." DMG has a rich catalog with a lasting legacy that has impacted pop culture globally, including music from films like "Snow White," "Pinocchio" and "Star Wars," artists like Annette Funicello, and beloved classics like "It's A Small World." Disney Concerts licenses and produces hundreds of shows around the world, including Star Wars in Concert, Disney On Classic, Beauty And The Beast, Pixar In Concert and many more. To stream classic Disney hits, please visit: http://disneymusic.co/DisneyHits.

The DMG Accounting team is part of Enterprise Financial Services and is dedicated to providing high quality information and services to our business partners. The DMG Accounting team records, reports, and analyzes DMG's wide variety of revenues, expenses, and KPIs. We support the decision-making process while earning confidence and respect by efficiently reporting and maintaining accurate and timely financial data. We promote innovation and growth by developing our employees and maximizing technology while maintaining a fun environment.

Additional Information

* 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 must have graduated from a college/university within the past six (6) months OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
* Must be at least 18 years of age
* Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program
* Must possess unrestricted work authorization
* Program Dates: Interns must be fully available from May/June 2020 to August 2020.
* Housing: Interns must provide their own housing for the duration of their internship program in California.
* Transportation: Interns must have reliable transportation to get to and from work for the duration of their internship program.

Basic Qualifications

What we are looking for…

* Ability to adapt quickly and learn new tasks independently
* Ability to manage competing priorities
* Self-motivated and deadline-oriented
* Proficient in Excel
* Strong written & verbal communication skills
* A desire to become a CPA
* Enthusiasm for building a career in the accounting and finance industries

Required Education

* Currently working towards or recently graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or Finance, or a Master's degree in Accounting.
* 3.3 GPA

Preferred Qualifications

* Business experience through internships, part-time work, and/or On-Campus involvement preferred
* A desire to become licensed as a CPA

Preferred Education

* 3.5 GPA or higher preferred

Responsibilities

A Day in the Life…

This internship presents an exciting opportunity to learn about the Music industry and be exposed to critical accounting transactions impacting the business. The intern will support day-to-day operations, quarter-end close activities, and ad hoc requests. Specifically, the intern will assist with revenue processing for the music group, including streaming, digital downloads, physical goods, and licensing. The responsibilities include not only the mechanics of processing revenue, but also analysis, troubleshooting, and ad hoc projects to improve the processes of the business. The intern will also be exposed to ongoing system integration efforts for The Walt Disney Company's recent acquisition of 21st Century Fox.

The intern will interact with others on the DMG Accounting team, as well as key business partners in various teams including Finance, IT, Segment/Corporate Reporting, and Royalties. Additionally, the intern will have the opportunity to network and assist with other managers across Studio Controllership.

Responsibilities:

* Processing domestic and international sales files from a variety of sources
* Reconciling sales revenue between various systems
* Preparing journal entries and supporting documentation
* Preparing balance sheet account reconciliations
* Assisting with sales analytics and other close deliverables
* Other ad hoc projects and requests

About Disney

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, is a diversified worldwide entertainment company. The Company operates in five segments: Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, Studio Entertainment, Consumer Products and Interactive Media. On September 15, 2009, the Company and the Hearst Corporation (Hearst) both contributed their 50% interests in Lifetime Entertainment Services LLC (Lifetime) to A&E Television Networks, LLC (AETN) in exchange for an interest in AETN. In December 2008, the Company acquired an additional 26% interest in Jetix Europe N.V. In December 2009, the Company announced that it has completed its acquisition of Marvel Entertainment Inc., a character franchise company. In July 2010, the Company acquired Tapulous, Inc., a developer of music games for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. Through a merger agreement, Tapulous became a wholly owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company reporting into Disney Interactive Media Group.