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Public Relations and Social Media Specialist, Entertainment

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Date: Jun 15, 2021

Location: San Francisco, US Remote California, US Burbank, US Remote New York, US New York, 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.



Dolby revolutionizes the science of sight and sound through our innovative research and engineering, empowering creatives to elevate their stories, and offering fans unforgettable experiences in Dolby. We're inspired by the passion and curiosity of artists, filmmakers, musicians, and storytellers. We offer creatives new tools and technologies to remove any barriers and help them realize their full potential.


Dolby is home to artists, scientists, and engineers dedicated to dreaming up breakthrough technologies that are transforming audio and visual experiences in ways you never thought possible.


As a member of the Dolby team, you’ll see and hear the results of your work everywhere, from music, movies & TV, to gaming, and more. We're big enough to give you all the resources you need, and small enough so you can make a real difference and win recognition for your work.



This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic and exciting Public Relations and Social Media team at a cutting-edge company. We are looking for a Public Relations and Social Media Specialist to work across all areas of the Dolby business. The role requires a driven, proactive, detail-oriented, and adaptable candidate who is comfortable with juggling multiple projects at once. Some of the job responsibilities include:


  • Writing and editing engaging content for trend pitches, media outreach, press releases, social copy, blog posts, and other communication mediums.
  • Assisting in creating plans and reports for both PR and Social.
  • Monitoring news coverage, social media channels, competitor news, and partner news to identify cultural and industry trends and recommend how Dolby might assert themselves into the trends.
  • Leveraging consumer segmentation insights, recommend break-through consumer-driven ideas for seasonal programs to drive further awareness and education about our technologies.
  • Researching reporters and media outlets to broaden Dolby’s outreach into new areas.
  • Working with social media leads to brainstorm new ways to engage with our audiences across all owned social platforms.
  • Scheduling and/or approve social posts in publishing platform
  • Helping to manage a global content calendar across all Dolby social channels



  • 2-3 years experience in both Public Relations and Social Media preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills, especially writing, editing, and storytelling – knows how to tell an irresistible story to spark interest and buzz
  • Strong consumer and/or entertainment PR and Social experience and knows how to work as part of an integrated marketing team
  • Intellectual curiosity and the ability to quickly develop a solid knowledge and understanding of Dolby’s technologies
  • Passion for cultural and industry trendspotting
  • Outstanding ability to adapt in an ambiguous and fast-moving environment and collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Excellent networker and connector with active relationships with U.S. consumer lifestyle, entertainment and news media
  • Proven ability to contingency plan and makes sound judgments while engaging and building trust with senior executives
  • Team player with an exceptional attention to detail, stellar organizational skills and works collaboratively to manage and balance a variety of projects with tight deadlines
  • Mix of in-house and agency experience preferred
  • Gaming and/or entertainment brand experience is a plus
  • Based in San Francisco, Los Angeles or New York

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