Overview

Enterprise Accounting Controllership Intern, Corporate – Summer 2017

Imagine working side-by-side with industry leaders in your field of study. Imagine building upon the skills you’ve learned in the classroom through real-world hands-on work experience. Now imagine yourself in a Professional Internship with Disney Corporate. When your extraordinary talents, our renowned legacy and the promise of an even brighter future unite, just imagine the stories you could be part of!

Who we are…
Studio Controllership is dedicated to providing high quality information and services to our business partners. We support their decision-making process while earning their confidence and respect by efficiently reporting and maintaining accurate and timely financial data. Our vision is to be the global leader in providing financial and technical expertise. We promote innovation and growth by developing our employees and maximizing technology while maintaining a fun environment.

Make an impact by…

  • Liaising with home entertainment business partners for all accounting inquiries including providing technical accounting guidance for new business initiatives
  • Analyzing and preparing various home entertainment accruals
  • Reviewing and consolidating accounts receivable schedules
  • Preparing various account reconciliations
  • Working on various ad-hoc reporting and projects for Senior Management
  • Preparing and submitting requests related to SOX compliance and quarter/year-end financial audits
  • Establishing an environment of continuous improvement to identify, develop and implement process changes to increase accuracy of our financial records and efficiency of our processes

Basic Qualifications

What you bring…

  • Ability to use Excel and the desire to learn new functions
  • Effective communication skills (written & verbal)
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting principles and internal controls
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Ability to succeed in a team environment
  • Customer-service approach
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to adapt quickly and learn new tasks
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Ability to manage competing priorities
  • Ability to analyze and resolve issues from multiple stakeholders

Required Education

  • Working toward a bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in Accounting
  • CPA candidate preferred

Additional Information

Program Eligibility

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Unrestricted work authorization
  • Available full time for 12 weeks from May/June through August/September
  • Ability to provide own relocation, housing and transportation. Position is located in Burbank, CA.
  • Enrolled in an undergraduate program at a college/university taking at least one class in the semester prior to participation in the internship program, or recently graduated within six months at time of application

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.

The Walt Disney Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About The Walt Disney Company

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.