Accessibility Reviewer – Temporary Paid Position

Employer
American Anthropological Association
Location
Arlington, Virginia
Closing date
Jun 9, 2022

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Position Type
Consultant
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Nonprofit
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Accessibility Reviewer (Temp) Job Description

Job Title

Accessibility Reviewer – Temporary Paid Position

Job Description

An Accessibility Reviewer—or Access Reviewer for short—will assist in reviewing and providing feedback as appropriate on the accessibility of submitted Annual Meeting Presentation Materials. Access Reviewers will work remotely under the supervision of the Accessibility & Meetings Manager. They are expected to have basic disability and accessibility culture knowledge, as well as a familiarity with various accessibility review tools on desktop computers, including but not limited to Adobe Acrobat Pro and Microsoft Office. They should be comfortable reviewing digital documents for inaccessible qualities as determined by both automated and manual checks, with requirements outlined by AAA accessibility standards. Access Reviewers should be familiar with basic Cloud organizing systems, URL uses, and database navigation and are expected to use their own computer for downloading and organizing of digital presentation materials.

Requirements

  • Access to a high-speed computer/laptop with reliable internet
  • Access to Microsoft Office on Desktop/laptop
  • Access to Adobe Acrobat Pro
  • PDF remediation accessibility knowledge
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office and accessibility tools on Microsoft Office
  • Experience with Excel data organization
  • Basic familiarity with access needs and disability and accessibility culture standards
  • Capacity to review audio and visual files
  • Demonstrated adherence to deadlines
  • Clear communication skills
  • Comfort and success with working in a small team (3-4 people)

Compensation, Time Period, & Location

$20/hr – hours per week will vary on the flow of incoming materials

August 24-October 21, 2022

Remote

How to Apply

Please email the below items to accessibility@americananthro.org with the subject “AAA Access Reviewer” by Monday, May 30th.

  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
    1. Please outline your comfort and experience in reviewing digital documents for accessibility and your knowledge of disability and accessibility standards.

Interviews are planned to begin starting on June 1. Decisions will be made no later than Friday, June 24.  Accepted candidates will be expected to begin Thursday, August 25.

Company

The American Anthropological Association (AAA) represents over 9,000 anthropologists in the United States and around the world. Anthropological skills are used in such diverse pursuits as architectural design, reforestation, public health, marketing research, consumer behavior, and the law.
 

Find Us
Telephone
703-528-1902 x 1166
Location
2300 Clarendon Blvd
Suite 1301
Arlington
VA
22201-3386
United States

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