Digital Accessibility Specialist
Perth, Western Australia,AUSTRALIA
The Digital Accessibility Specialist will be working in our ADAudit team supporting our clients in the development, implementation, and monitoring of digital accessibility. Your role will help equip our clients with accessibility measurements using manual accessibility testing and knowledge they need to ensure successful delivery of accessible digital products.
As the Digital Accessibility Specialist, you will work with our ADAudit team to:
Assess digital products (i.e., websites, applications, documents) for accessibility.
Provide feedback to clients on the accessibility results and remediation options.
Provide consultation and training for clients during their accessibility journey.
Be a vocal and confident advocate of accessibility.
Support ongoing accessibility advocacy and learning.
Other duties as required.
3+ years in a role focusing on disability inclusion or digital accessibility.
High level of knowledge of digital accessibility and testing for WCAG compliance.
Experience performing accessibility audits using assistive and automated technologies such as VoiceOver, TalkBack, NVDA and WAVE.
Strong understanding of all Microsoft Suite Products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
Strong understanding of Adobe Acrobat PDF.
Ability to work with minimal supervision.
Shows initiative to not only support, but also to improve the organisation.
Demonstrate collaborative behavior and a “team-first” attitude.
Ability to take constructive criticism from others and make required changes.
Flexibility to work extended hours and/or weekends to meet deadlines and client needs.
Highly organized and focused individual.
Must have a high level of initiative, flexibility, and confidentiality.
Strong organizational and project management skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Work as a part of a team and independently.