Sports Authority of India recruits Lower Division Clerk and Jr. Accountant in Assam | Assam Journal

Sports Authority of India recruits Lower Division Clerk and Jr. Accountant in Assam

Sports Authority of India (SAI) is a registered society which came into existence on 1982 and got its recognition accordingly under Societies Act, 1860 as per the Resolution No. 1-1/83/SAI which is dated as on 25th January 1984. It was instituted by the Department of Sports, Govt. of India for the promotion and proper management of the sports activity in the country whereas it was assigned the task of handling five sports stadiums in the country which were erected during the IX Asian Games in New Delhi on the year 1982. Hence it can be deemed as an autonomous body that is operating under the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports in India.

SAI has its head office at New Delhi while also having many other sub centres or what can be called as the regional centers and training centers in various states within the country. Among them, SAI has a sub centre in Guwahati and Regional Centre in Imphal along with STC in Guwahati, Shillong, Golaghat, Tripura, Imphal, Dimapur and SAG in Kokrajhar, Tinsukia, Imphal, Agartala and Aizwal within the Northeastern Region of India. It has few other extension centres too located in Dibrugarh, Nagaland and Aizwal in North-east.

Recruitment Notice (Assam) - Last date: April 15, 2011
Employer Sports Authority of India (SAI)
Address Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium Complex (East Gate)
, Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110003
Job Location New Field Sports Complex, Mohd. Shah Road,
Paltan Bazar, Guwahati
Phone 2638541, 2638540, 2739548
Lower Division Clerk Job in Assam - March 2011
Job Position Lower Division Clerk (LDC)
Number of Post 3
Experience Not Required
Eligibility H.S. Passed, Typing Speed of 35wpm (English)
and 30wpm in Hindi (Computer)
Salary Rs.5200-20200 (Scale), Rs.1900/- (Grade Pay)
Junior Accountant Job in Assam - March 2011
Job Position Jr. Accountant
Number of Post 2
Experience Not Required
Eligibility B.Com, Computer Knowledge (Spreadsheet
and Accounting Software)
Salary Rs.5200-20200 (Scale), Rs.2400/- (Grade Pay)

It is to be noted here that the recruitment in the Sports Authority in India is not only open for Assam but also for other states including those that falls under North-East Region Imphal Centre (Manipur, Nagaland, Mizoram). The age limit as mentioned in the recruitment notice is 27 years but the same is subject to change depending on various other factors like special age relaxation permissible under various caste and categories.

There will be a selection test held in various test centers including Guwahati for Northeast region and all interested and eligible candidates have to appear as well as clear the examinations to qualify for the job position. This will be followed by a skill test which would determine the practical stills in typing, software handling relevant to the job position applied for. The syllabus for the said examination are as follows:-
There is one good thing about this job opportunity which is that the candidates will be selected purely on the basis of merit in the written examination and the skill test and no interview will be conducted as such. So, if you are able to qualify for the top positions in the aforesaid tests or examinations, you will be able to grab the job directly. A non-refundable fee of Rs.500 is however required to be paid for making the application and the same must be sent in favour of ‘SECRETARY, SPORTS AUTHORITY OF INDIA’ which must be payable at New Delhi. However, this fee is not required to be paid if you are a woman/SC/ST/Ex-servicemen or a Physically Challenged person.

There is a recommended application format made available in the official website which must be downloaded and used while applying for the post. All other details can also be checked there by simply pointing your web browser to the official website link as mentioned in the table above.