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30/12/2015

Railway Junior Accounts Assistant (JAA): Job Profile, Salary, Promotion

Railway Junior Accounts Assistant (JAA) – Railway JAA Job Profile, Salary, Qualification, Promotion & Vacancies: Job profile of Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist in Indian Railway. I guess you are all set for Indian Railway Jobs. Candidates giving Junior Accounts Assistant (JAA) a preference in Railway Online application form first need to know of its Job profile. What are career growths are there in Railway Junior Accounts Assistant (JAA) post. Here is everything you need to know about Railway Accounts Assistant post such as Duties, Job Description, Career Path, Salary, Promotion, Vacancies, Eligibility and recruitment process.

Railway Junior Accounts Assistant (JAA) Job Profile

What is the Job profile of Junior Accounts Assistant (JAA) in Indian Railway? The question that comes in the mind of a candidate applying for Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist. Read below to know more about Job profile of Junior Accounts Assistant (JAA) in Railways.

Job Profile: A Junior Accounts Assistant (JAA) works in Department of Finance and accounts. Where He/ She has to be in the charge of Bill Clearing, Railway Budget Analysis, Purchase order Process and Stock verify. The Accounts Department of a Railway Administration is mainly responsible for:


  • Keeping the accounts of the railway in accordance with the prescribed rules.
  • The check with reference to rules or orders (Known as “Internal Check”) of transactions affecting the receipts and expenditure of railway.
  • Prompt settlement of proper claims against the railway .
  • Tendering, as part of its important functions, advice to the administration whenever required or necessary in all matters involving railway finance.
  • Compilation of budgets in consultation with other departments and monitoring the budgetary control procedures as may be laid down in the relevant orders and Code rules from time to time.
  • Generally discharging other management accounting functions such as providing financial data for management reporting, assisting inventory management, participation in purchase/contracting decisions and surveys for major schemes in accordance with the relevant rules and orders.
  • Seeing that there are no financial irregularities in the transactions of the railway.

Training: There is training is nothing, but 1 month or 45 days.

Career Path/ Promotions: An JAA will have the following career growth.

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  5. Additional Financial Adviser è
  6. Chief Accounts Officer è
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Salary: Following are the salary and other perks a Accounts Assistant (JAA) gets.

I.Pay ScaleRs. 5200 - 20200
II.Grade PayRs. 2800/-
III.Initial PayRs. 8500/-
IV.Total Pay (I) + (II)Rs. 11360/-

Apart from these, JAA will get other allowances as admissible for central Govt. Employees (DA, TA & HRA). There will be deductions from salary include 10% of total Pay towards New Pension scheme.

Vacancies: Following vacancies are currently available for Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist posts in Indian Railway. Read more at Railway JAA Recruitment.


Railway Board
Railway Zone
No. Of Vacancies
UR
OBC
SC
ST
Total
RRB Allahabad
NCR
26
14
9
13
62
RRB Bangalore
SWR
36
19
12
6
73
SWR
0
0
0
0
2
RRB Bhopal
WCR
48
12
32
8
100
RRB Bhubaneswar
ECoR
31
14
10
4
59
RRB Bilaspur
SECR
59
32
18
9
118
RRB Chennai
ISF
5
4
2
2
13
SR
23
9
28
28
80
RRB Gorakhpur
NER
52
48
17
17
117
RRB Jammu Srinagar
RCF
0
5
0
0
8
RRB Kolkata
SER
4
3
1
1
8
RRB Malda
SER
2
1
0
0
3
RRB Mumbai
CR
208
2
33
33
281
WR
50
55
30
30
150
RRB Ranchi
SER
4
2
1
1
8
RRB Thiruvananthapuram
SR
5
3
9
9
30
Special Recruitment for PWD
RRB Mumbai
CR
0
0
0
0
41
WR
0
0
0
0
52
Total
553
223
202
132
1205

Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university or equivalent. Candidates must have well proficient in Computer typing. Read more at Railway Accounts Asst (JAA) qualification.


Recruitment Process: Single Stage Computer Based Test, Typing Skill test followed by Document Verification. Read more at Railway Accounts Asst Selection process.

Also Read: RRB Job Profile of Railway Non Technical Posts