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Producer - Spectrum News Albany

Albany, New York

Spectrum Networks Producers are passionate about community, connection and presenting local stories in a unique and compelling way. When we talk about dedication to the craft, we're talking about engaging viewers with diverse viewpoints and accurate, compelling, high-quality storytelling. We focus on delivering local and regional content to our communities, paying special attention to the stories that matter most to viewers. Flexibility, creativity, and strong editorial judgement are the hallmarks of success in Spectrum Networks. As a Producer, use these qualities to influence and inspire.

  • Job type: Full-time
  • Job level: Mid level opportunities
  • Company benefits

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  • Passionate
  • Collaborator
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  • Local
  • Curious

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"I have worked for Spectrum for nearly three years, first as a weekend morning News Producer and now as a Special Projects Producer, and I feel like my future with Spectrum Networks is limitless. It's exciting to be involved in new endeavors, and I'm grateful to be a part of it. We're providing customers with dynamic original content, documentaries, and specials tailored to their own communities. Our leaders are a source of inspiration and always open to helping others grow. I appreciate the trust they show in me and the creative liberty they give me. Every day is different and my team is right there with me for the ride."

Victoria, Special Projects Producer

"Spectrum Networks does an amazing job reaching out to people, whether it's delivering stories that matter to our customers on a 24/7 basis or joining community-wide housing and charitable projects. We can do things no other networks can, and I think that makes this a really special place. People can count on us. It's a supportive environment. I know my managers are there for me, willing to work with me and catch me if I need help. They aren't afraid to let me try something new. There are opportunities to learn from the best and chances to put my skills to the test, all with the comfort of knowing I have a strong group next to me. There's nothing to lose and plenty to gain."

Brogan, Producer


Spectrum wants to help you get more out of life and take care of things outside the office to make life a little easier. We provide:

  • Career progression

    Advancement is a very real and achievable goal.

  • Retirement savings/401K

    We provide a 100% match for every dollar you contribute, up to 6% of your eligible pay.

  • Health benefits

    Medical, prescription drug, dental, and vision plans available.

  • Paid time off

    Paid vacation, sick and personal time, and holidays.

  • Access discounted company services

    You have the chance to use company services at little to no cost.

  • Education assistance

    Tuition reimbursement program for undergraduate and graduate level coursework.


Position Type: Full Time Location: Albany, New York Date Posted: Date posted 09/21/2022 Areas of interest: Editorial, News, Production Requisition Number: 319499BR Business unit: Spectrum Networks NPR320 Are you a go-getter with a passion for news, writing, and storytelling? Do you thrive in an ever-changing team environment? Then joining Spectrum Networksas a Producer may be right for you.

At Spectrum Networks, we are dedicated to producing unbiased, high-quality, and hyperlocal programming on 30+ networks, including in NYC, LA, and DC. Every day, we engage more than two million households on the issues and events taking place locally.


As a Producer, you’ll work in a fast-paced, fiercely accurate, 24/7 breaking newsroom. You’ll use innovative journalistic approaches, informed by sound research, to produce exclusive and informative content. Your commitment to viewers and your craft will make an impact on people’s lives and your career.


● Being part of a large news organization with a coast-to-coast network
● Writing creative, original content for shows and newscasts
● Making decisions on story lineups, video/audio elements, graphics, and timing
● Collaborating with teams to produce live and recorded TV newscasts—from concept to air
● Coordinating coverage of major stories, breaking news, and specials
● Engaging viewers with relevant and timely news that matters

We’re a dynamic team working together toward a specific broadcast. Here, you’ll find yourself behind-the-scenes in a boisterous newsroom and on the occasional field assignment. Prepare to come in every day filled with drive and a commitment to viewers. This is more than a job; it's a service to the communities where we work and live.


Required Qualifications

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications or related field or equivalent work experience
Experience: 3+ years of TV news and line producing or equivalent experience
Technical Skills: Editing software such as Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro
Skills: Broadcast news writing (including tease writing); strong editorial judgement and journalistic integrity
Abilities: Effective communication, excellent interpersonal skills, multitasking, time management, collaborative, positive attitude, detail-oriented
Schedule: Ability to work a variety of schedules including early mornings, late evenings, weekends, and holidays


Dynamic Growth: We’re growing and expanding our news products and services, and offer career opportunities to move up and around our network
Sense of Belonging: Be part of something bigger--working here gives you a direct connection to a huge news network
Supportive Teams: Inspiring leaders and encouraging colleagues support you in doing your best work and developing your career
Tools + Tech: Access to the latest software and equipment to create your shows
Total Rewards: See all the ways we invest in you—at work and in life

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