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Associate Financial Analyst

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Date: Jan 14, 2022

Location: San Francisco, US

Company: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us design the future. At Dolby, science meets art, and high tech means more than computer code. As a member of the Dolby team, you’ll see and hear the results of your work everywhere, from movie theaters to smartphones. We continue to revolutionize how people create, deliver, and enjoy entertainment worldwide. To do that, we need the absolute best talent. We’re big enough to give you all the resources you need and small enough so you can make a real difference and earn recognition for your work. We offer a collegial culture, challenging projects, and excellent compensation and benefits.


We are seeking Associate Financial Analysts who want to build the foundation for their careers with the Dolby Finance team. The Associate Financial Analysts have the opportunity to use analytical and strategic thinking to provide financial support across all functions (General and Administrative, Sales, Business Groups, Manufacturing, Marketing, etc) and develop relationships within the finance team and across the organization. With the opportunity to rotate every 1-2 years into new roles, the financial analysts have the ability to develop and progress in their careers in roles not limited to Business Finance, Technical Accounting and Financial Reporting, Revenue Accounting, Corporate Accounting, Internal Audit, Tax and Treasury. 

RESPONSIBILITIES include any combination of the following: 

  • Analyze financial data, summarize, and provide a concise and meaningful narrative discussion of variances for

    quarterly reporting, ad hoc analysis, and key management reporting deliverables

  • Proactively identify system and process improvements to drive efficiency and effectiveness and propose solutions

    to complex/ambiguous problems

  • Contribute to the quarter-end close process for the 10-K/Q filings in accordance with SEC guidelines in a timely and

    accurate manner according to GAAP

  • Establish strong lines of communication within the finance team and with business partners to raise issues and

    provide insight for decision making

  • Facilitate the preparation, reporting, and analysis of annual plans and quarterly forecasts

  • Assist in developing financial models to support business decisions, significant transactions, and explore financial

    impacts of potential opportunities



  • Bachelor’s degree in Business/Economics with an emphasis in finance or accounting with a strong GPA

  • Relevant work experience a plus

  • Demonstrated ability to interpret financial data with excellent analytical and critical thinking skills; identifying trends, interpreting data and translating it into actionable information

  • Strong desire to solve problems and enthusiasm about learning

  • Strong written, oral, and presentation communication skills. Strong knowledge of GAAP and financial theory

  • Advanced knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint, and other analytical applications (e.g., SAP) is a plus

  • Team-oriented and interpersonal skills (ability to collaborate cross-functionally)

  • Strong attention to detail



  • Bachelor’s degree in Business/Economics with an emphasis in finance or accounting with a solid GPA 
  • Expected graduation in May/June 2022 for an anticipated start in Fall 2022



Dolby will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of San Francisco Police Code, Article 49, and Administrative Code, Article 12


Equal Employment Opportunity:
Dolby is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our success depends on the combined skills and talents of all our employees. We are committed to making employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, family status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances.



Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland