SPi Global (est. 2010), a technology and data science company that provides digital content solutions, is hiring a U.S.-based Freelance Writer to create “Alt-Text”
descriptions for images in educational products so that a computer screen-reading program can read them aloud for sight-impaired readers.
This job is suitable for a writer who can assess each image relative to the encompassing text to identify its purpose, the associated information in the image, and the best method for describing the image for a listening student.
- Analyze each image in connection with the encompassing text to determine context.
- Write alt-text descriptions in a template/platform according to job-specific instructions and general guidelines.
- Review descriptions before submitting to SPi to guarantee proper spelling and grammar, content relevance, and conformity.
- Revise alt-text descriptions as requested by SPi.
Candidates should have an Associates degree or higher and a background in English, composition, communications, and/or the STEM subjects.
Compensation: to be discussed with qualified candidates.