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BSNL Invites Applications For Junior Accounts Officer (JAO). Apply Now

Candidates who are interested in applying for the position can apply online from 11th September 2017 to 15th October 2017.

Sagar Mavani 

BSNL Invites Applications For Junior Accounts Officer (JAO). Apply Now

(BSNL) conducts a yearly national-level examination for recruitment of Junior Accounts Officers (JAO). For the year 2017, the notification for the recruitment of Junior Accounts Officers (JAO) has been released by (BSNL). The notification is for filling of 996 posts. Candidates who are interested in applying for the position can apply online from 11th September 2017 to 15th October 2017. The examination will be held on 05th November 2017.

JAO Recruitment - Important Dates

Online Application Start Date 11th September 2017
Online Application End Date 15th October 2017
Last Date to Pay Examination Fee 15th October 2017
Last Date to Edit Application 23rd October 2017
JAO Recruitment Examination 05th November 2017

Number of Vacancies: 996 Posts

Location: The are spread across the country in 28 states across different circles.

Pay scale: The pay scale for the post of Junior Accounts Officers (JAO) shall be 16400-40,500. The total emoluments will be approximately Rs 35,000/- per month excluding perks, medical benefits and other benefits.

Please note that the 996 are spread across telecom circles in 28 states. However, a candidate can apply for only one circle or state. Based on the rank of candidates in the examination and the in any circle or state, the appointments will be made accordingly.

Candidates who are selected for the position will have to execute a bond with in a specified format that they will serve in the organization for a minimum period of 5 years. Selected candidates will have to undergo required training and are required to qualify through the training too. If the candidate is unsuccessful in his first attempt he will be given one more attempt for qualifying through the training. Candidates who fail to clear the training even after their 2nd attempt will be deemed unfit for selection and will have to undertake the examination again, whenever it will be held.

  • Candidates should have completed M.Com/CA/ ICWA or CA from any recognized University or Institution as on January 1st 2017.
  • Candidates should be between 20 to 30 years of age as on 1st January, 2017. Age relaxation of 3 years for OBC and 5 years for SC/ST will be offered.
JAO Recruitment Examination:
The JAO Recruitment Examination will be held in an offline mode (paper-pen mode). The examination will comprise of following two papers, Paper I and II. Paper I will be of 150 marks and cover General English and General Knowledge as subjects and Paper II will be of 300 marks and will cover Financial Management, Cost Accounting and Tax and Commercial Laws as subjects. Time duration for both the papers is 180 minutes (3 hours).
Paper Subject Total Marks Time Duration
I English
General Knowledge
3 hours
II Financial Management
Cost Accounting
Tax and Commercial Laws
300 3 hours

How to Apply:
Candidates need to visit the official website of - and click on the Apply Now button given next to the notification of the recruitment
Next candidates will click on New Registration button and enter all the required details such as educational and personal details
Candidates need to upload their recent passport sized colored photograph and signature
Examination fee of Rs. 1000/- (One Thousand Only) through online mode has to be paid by general category candidates and those from reserved category (SC/ST) will pay Rs. 500 (Five Hundred Only) as examination fee.

About BSNL:
(BSNL) is the largest telecommunication company in India. It was incorporated on 15th September 2000 and is owned by the Government of India. The company provides different communication services like telephone and broadband services.

First Published: Mon, September 18 2017. 16:12 IST