Experience working with assistive technologies to enhance digital experience for those using assistive technologies; website and digital property Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) remediation preferred
Knowledge of U.S. and international accessibility standards required
Knowledge of digital assistive technologies (JAWs, NVDA, Voiceover, Talkback, etc.) and how to incorporate accessibility into digital properties required
Knowledge of mutual funds, brokerage firms, banks, institutional or retail investors preferred
Knowledge of basic HTML5, CSS and Java preferred
This position utilizes specialized knowledge of digital accessibility standards to guide the company’s digital accessibility program to promote compliance with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 and related international standards for all digital properties including corporate websites. In this role, you will work with outside vendors, designers, digital marketing team members and other marketing personnel to manage the operational aspects of preparing accessible documents.
Manage the process and work with a vendor to convert documents to ensure compliance with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG). Ensure they are correctly posted to websites
Perform regular accessibility audits to corporate websites and other digital properties for compliance with WCAG 2.1 and related international standards
Periodically review digital properties and make recommendations
Establish guidelines, best practices and standards related to designing and maintaining accessible websites
Develop and maintain training documentation on accessibility standards
Evaluate and recommend assistive software and hardware, as needed
Identify, implement and oversee tools for monitoring website accessibility
Consult and collaborate with marketing and information technology personnel to contribute to the company’s digital accessibility programs; initiate digital initiatives as directed.
Serve as the subject matter expert for accessibility for staff including the digital marketing team and IT professionals
Test new media options where appropriate
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Overtime as required)
Federated Investors Tower - Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Demonstrated analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
Strong interpersonal and oral and written communication skills
Federated Investors, Inc. offers a competitive salary and benefits package along with a professional environment.
Only those candidates in whom we have an interest will be contacted.
Internal Number: 7722
About Federated Investors, Inc.
Since 1955, millions of investors in the United States and around the globe have relied on Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII) for world-class investment management. Federated has grown to become one of the nation's largest investment managers with $500 billion in assets under management.
Federated has honed its disciplined investment process over a half-century to deliver style-consistent investment products, including 123 domestic and international equity, fixed-income and money market funds, as well as a variety of separately managed accounts. Federated's diversified product line is distributed through more than 8,400 financial intermediaries and institutions who assist investors in meeting their unique objectives. For additional information about Federated Investors visit FederatedInvestors.com.