Procurement Operations Internship, Corporate - Spring 2019

  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Lake Buena Vista, FL, USA
  • Aug 30, 2018
Internship Big Data Business Analytics Data Analysis Data Science Digital Media Forecasting Market Research Price Analysis Quantitative

Job Description

The Procurement Associate will be a part of a team responsible for procurement activities, with a focus on customer service and client management, in support of TWDC Business Units.

The Procurement Associate will support the food and beverage system, NALA, with possibility of working in SAP.


A Day in the Life…

The Procurement Associate Intern will support leaders in various systems and process related projects, as well as their normal day to day responsibilities. Projects could include:

  • Data cleansing and optimization
  • Invoice Reconciliation
  • Reporting
  • Analysis of data and inventory
  • Organization of processes and guides

Basic Qualifications

What we are looking for…

  • Basic cost/data analysis
  • Strong organizational skills and ability/desire to multi-task
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Ability to work on a team in a collaborative environment
  • Ability to interact with employees at all levels
  • Strong customer service focus
  • Ability/desire to work in a diverse environment
  • Basic Knowledge of: Microsoft Office Professional Suite

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of: supply chain management or procurement practices
  • Tech writing

Required Education

  • Currently 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 at time of application, or be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a quantitative discipline required

Preferred Education

  • Industrial Engineer
  • Business Administration
  • Industrial Management
  • Finance / Accounting

Additional Information

  • The approximate dates of this internship are January 2019 through May/June 2019
  • Candidate must be available to work full time hours (approximately 40 hours per week) for the duration of the internship
  • Able to provide own housing and transportation in the Orlando area
  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program
  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Required Materials: PDF version of resume must be uploaded at time of application

About The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)

At Disney Corporate you can see how the businesses behind the Company’s powerful brands come together to create the most innovative, far-reaching and admired entertainment company in the world. As a member of a corporate team, you’ll work with world-class leaders driving the strategies that keep The Walt Disney Company at the leading edge of entertainment. See and be seen by other innovative thinkers as you enable the greatest storytellers in the world to create memories for millions of families around the globe.

About The Walt Disney Company

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney Financial Services, LLC, which is part of a business segment we call The Walt Disney Company (Corporate).

Disney Financial Services, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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