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Web Design Accessibility Specialist, Contract Remote

Kelly Services
San Francisco, CA 94103 Work Remotely
**Web Design Accessibility Specialist, Contract Remote**


**Working Hours: Pacific Standard Time**


The Design Accessibility Specialist will be an influencer across the organization by assisting in developing strategic recommendations based on a combination of research, best practices, product insight and strategy. They will work with our Product Management partners to identify and prioritize accessibility fixes throughout our experiences and develop practices and standards to ensure we design and develop with accessibility in mind from the start. The Accessibility Specialist will be responsible for driving the continuing process of building and refining a high-performing accessibility program that builds on current best-practices. They will also support any community outreach programs including Research recruiting and awareness programs.


**Duties and Responsibilities:**


+ Executes as part of the Experiences Center of Excellence (COE) to grow our company's accessibility program and extend its impact across the enterprise.

+ Partners with Product Management to define, refine, and track our accessibility issue remediation efforts.

+ Develops and leads an accessibility awareness program to build awareness and empathy throughout the company.

+ Creates and helps coordinate accessibility trainings customized to best suit their roles and current skill level.

+ These trainings will educate product managers, designers, engineers, QA, researchers, our CX team, and others to ensure a strong skillset that enables them to avoid creating accessibility issues while developing new sites and materials.

+ Participates in team events including workshops as an active voice for our customers and helps keep focus on our customers as a diverse and unique set of individuals.

+ Manages vendor outreach efforts to help research and identify software tools and technology to enable the business or improve the accessibility of our products and materials.

+ Stays current with evolving accessibility standards, laws, and best practices and uses this knowledge to develop company standards and governance practices.

+ This list is not all-inclusive, and you are expected to perform other duties as requested or assigned.


**Requirements:**


+ 2-5 years of recent relevant work experience.

+ Exceptional interpersonal, presentation and communication (both written and verbal) skills.

+ Ability to communicate in writing clearly, succinctly, and in a data-driven fashion.

+ Excellent time management skills with the ability to multitask and manage multiple projects simultaneously including work prioritization, planning and task delegation.

+ Able to work collaboratively and build strong working relationships with cross-functional teams.

+ Able to communicate complex issues and ideas to users and stakeholders in concise, compelling, and simple language.

+ Able to develop the accessibility story with regular communications, workshops, lunch-and-learns, newsletters, websites, and multi-sensory presentations to help inform and engage.

+ Strong business acumen and proven track record of delivering big results in high paced and highly ambiguous and complex work environment that drives positive change and operational success.

+ Must be capable of evaluating accessibility of a given web application when necessary and explaining the reasons behind why issues create challenges as well as what kinds of accommodations could resolve those issues.

+ Driven to use data to help diagnose, track, share, and prioritize accessibility solutions.


If you are interested in this role, then please feel free to reach out directly to: **vidhi.kundalia@kellyit.com** or 720-201-3798


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**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.


**Why Kelly** **** **Technology?**


Looking to put your tech expertise to work on todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects? By partnering with Kelly Technology, youll gain direct connections to top companies around the globe. Our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. In a world where change is the only constant, our extensive network of industry relationships and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, make an impact, and grow your tech career.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-05 Expires: 2022-10-06

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