Marketing and Content Intern - Disney Music Group at The Walt Disney Company

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
London
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Roles
Advertising Marketing Media Music Public Relations Retail

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4/5

The Role
4.2
The Company
3.7
The Culture
4.1

Role Description

Marketing and Content Intern

The Role

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

I loved it! It was great to get real work experience for an extended period of time and there are so many great opportunisties at Disney
5 /5

2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

My team were amazing and so friendly and welcoming. Everyone in my area of the office were super welcoming and friendly too!
5 /5

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

My manager and the other managers in my team were amazing. I always felt valued and like I had support.
5 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Sometimes the workload was low in my particular role as it was very dependent on what came in but I know this was an anomaly compared to the other interns.
2 /5

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

I was given as much responsibility as I was willing to from very early on in the placement
4 /5

6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

Working in marketing at Disney really gave me the opportunity to not only apply what I'd learnt during my degree but to further understand. I also had many opportunities to gain extra skills through volunteering, events and courses.
5 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

It was great! lots of other interns and very friendly colleagues
5 /5

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

There have been many interns in my role before so it's very well organised and there's usually a handover to ensure smooth running
5 /5

9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

There were lots of online courses available and a first aid training which was super valuable
4 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • There were no perks with this Placement Year
2 /5

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

I'd love to work here after my placement but only if I could return to the team/department I'm working in now.
3 /5

The Culture

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

there are lots of inclusive groups at Disney that run regular events including Pride, Diversity and Women at Disney. There was also an Intern chat and an Intern Ball.
5 /5

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

London can be as cheap as you want it to be (apart from rent)
3 /5

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

Good
5 /5

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?

lots of volunteering opportunities and groups (Pride, Diversity and Women at Disney) that run events . Interns tend to make lots of plans too
4 /5