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Sr. Dir, Global Media & Partnerships

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Date: May 18, 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.


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 to 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.


Here at Dolby, our mission is to enable experiences that transcend expectations and reach the spectacular.  We need your creative solutions and diverse thought. Within the marketing organization, the Senior Director, Media & Partner Activations position will focus on all activities across the Dolby brand portfolio, from established projects to emerging opportunities.  



  • Finding and negotiating partnerships that enhance and uplift the Dolby brand
  • Executing partnerships from start to finish in conjunction with core team members
  • Develop positive ongoing relationships with industry leaders across entertainment, gaming, music, sports and other categories as appropriate
  • Establish process and procedure for advertising activation across media, sponsorships and integrations
  • Direct the team and agency partners in media strategy, plan development and execution of correct audience segments
    • Ensure SEO/SEM syncs
    • Deliver best/new opportunities to market
    • Create KPI and actionable plans with Research/Reporting team lead
    • Meticulously evaluate and provide insightful feedback on Dolby spends across B2B and B2C areas to drive high level learnings
  • Establish best practices with the legal team and business affairs for developing, negotiating and executing contracts and other materials as needed (media, partnerships, sponsorships)



  • 15+ years of experience in media, partnerships and strategic planning
  • Must have strong network of industry related partners: Tech and Entertainment
  • Demonstrated track record of Industry expertise and never-been-done before executions in marketing
  • Ability to develop a strong team dynamic; lead a nimble and forward-thinking team to drive executions forward successfully
  • Ability to continually learn and understand quickly evolving areas such as social, sports, pop culture and events





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