Senior Producer, Mornings on 1 - Spectrum News NY1

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Full Time New York, New York Posted 11/28/2023 Business unit: Spectrum Networks Areas of interest: Editorial, News, Production Requisition Number: 2023-25817 NPR420

Are you eager to collaborate with a hard-working team to build engaging and informative newscasts? Apply to be a Senior Producer with Spectrum News.  

Part of Charter Communications, Spectrum News is made up of over 30 hyper-local news and regional sports networks that are constantly expanding and dedicated to producing original, unbiased, and high-quality content. We use innovative journalistic approaches, backed by comprehensive research, to engage and inform viewers on the most essential news, issues, and events taking place in their communities. 

Beyond TV news distribution, our newsrooms publish via the Spectrum News app and connected television. We’re committed to providing viewers with 24-hour news—no matter how, when, and where they want it. Check out all the ways we share news on the Spectrum News Mobile App.


As a Senior Producer, you'll play a crucial role in the newsroom by making editorial decisions, fact-checking scripts, and creating show rundowns. You will use data to inform these decisions and determine the news stories that will air each day. Along with your editorial duties, you will serve as the heart of the newsroom - leadership, inspiration, and feedback will be important aspects of your role.


  • Developing strong leadership and management skills
  • Reading, writing, and copyediting scripts
  • Making data-informed decisions
  • Initiating and controlling plans for breaking news

As a part of Spectrum News, you’re creative, highly technical, and ready to bring your community’s stories to life in our newsroom. You value accuracy and want to leverage your curiosity and storytelling abilities to share inspiring news across multiple platforms. Each day is fast-paced in a constantly evolving work environment with new stories to tell and perspectives to uncover. If you’re a nimble, passionate team player, you’ll find a home on our team.


Required Qualifications 

  • Experience: Television news producing - 4+ years, Line producing - 3+ years
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, Communications, or related field, or comparable television work experience
  • Technical Skills: Knowledge of current events, and familiarity with the local market and industry trends
  • Skills: Strong attention to detail and passion for news, must be able to lift up to 5 pounds
  • Travel Ability: Must be open to travel to discover the important stories in your neighborhood and willing to interact with the community 
  • Schedule: Ability to work various shifts, longer shifts, weekends and holidays, and be flexible with schedule changes due to "breaking news", and/or severe weather emergencies

Working Conditions

  • Works primarily inside a climate-controlled environment throughout the year but might be assigned occasional field duties
  • Semi-noisy newsroom environment


  • Community Impact: You will play an important role in connecting people to, and informing them about, their local communities 
  • Supportive Teams: Who you are matters here. We aim to foster an inclusive workplace where every person is empowered to bring their best ideas 
  • Dynamic Growth: The growth of our industry and evolving technology powers our employees’ careers as they grow 
  • Total Rewards: See all the ways we invest in you—at work and in life 

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NPR420 2023-25817 2023

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A qualified applicant’s criminal history, if any, will be considered in a manner consistent with applicable laws, including local ordinances.

The pay for this position has a salary range of $81,800.00 to $157,200.00. The actual salary offer will carefully consider a wide range of factors, including your skills, qualifications, experience and location. Also, certain positions are eligible for additional forms of compensation such as bonuses.

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