Advertisement No: ISRO HQ:ICRB:04:2018 dated 05-04-2018

INDIAN SPACE RESEARCH ORGANISTION [ISRO] HEADQUARTERS, Bengaluru invites application for the posts of Administrative Officer(1post), Accounts Officer(2 posts) and Purchase & Stores Officer(1 post) [Group-A, Gazetted] in the Level 10 of Pay Matrix in CCS (RP) Rules 2016, for filling up in various Centres/Units located across India.

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I. Vacancies to be filled at ISRO Centres/Units

Post Number Name of the Post Total No.of vacancies Reservation Status
Administrative Officer

1 UR
Accounts Officer

2 1-ST;1-UR
Purchase and Stores Officer

1 SC
UR-Unreserved;SC-Scheduled Caste;ST-Scheduled Tribe

Educational Qualification and Experience :

Administrative Officer Accounts Officer Purchase and Stores Officer
MBA + 1 year experience in supervisory capacity
Post Graduate + 3 years experience (1 year in supervisory capacity)
Graduate with 5 years experience (2 years in supervisory capacity)

The experience should be in the areas of Administration
ACA/FCA or AICWA/FICWA or MBA + 1 year experience in supervisory capacity
M.Com. + 3 years experience (1 year in supervisory capacity)
B.Com/BBA/BBM with 5 years experience (2 years in supervisory capacity)

The experience should be in the areas of Finance and Accounts/ Cost Accounting
MBA in Marketing or Materials Management + 1 year experience in supervisory capacity.
Graduate + Post Graduate Diploma in Materials Management [or any other subject relating to Purchase & Stores activity] with 3 years experience [1 year in supervisory capacity].
Post Graduate with 3 years experience [1 year in supervisory capacity].
Graduate with 5 years experience [2 years in supervisory capacity].

The experience should be in the areas of Purchase & Stores

NOTE : Graduation/Post Graduation (other than MBA/ ACA/FCA/FICWA/AICWA/PG Diploma in Materials Management) should be in First Class with minimum of 60% marks or CGPA of 6.3 on a scale of 10.

1. Age Limit: 2. Important Instructions
3. How to apply:

4.Process for Application Fee:

There will be an Application Fee of Rs. 100/ (Rupees One Hundred Only) for each application. Candidates may make the payment 'online' using Internet Banking/Debit Card or 'Offline' by visiting nearest SBI Branch. Candidates after submitting their application can pay application fee immediately or any day before the last date for fee payment 27.04.2018. The last date for submitting online application is 25.04.2018 However payment category candidates are advised to make online payment by 25.04.2018 itself to avoid any unexpected transaction failures/issues. [Candidates making online payment may kindly note that ISRO shall not be responsible for pending transactions or transaction failures. Candidates may if required contact their Banks and ensure successful payment of application fee. Candidates may utilize alternative methods of payment (Offline payment) if required. Ensuring a 'successful payment' from "Payment Status" link in ISRO's website is mandatory for the candidates] The process followed for each case is shown below:

(1)If candidate desires to pay application fee immediately then he/she on submitting application will be shown a web page displaying registration number. On same web page, there exists "Make Payment" button which candidate may click and follow the payment process as outlined below.

(2)If the candidate wants to pay application fee later, he/she can pay the fee before closure of the advertisement by accessing the link "Make Payment" link available in advertisement page. Candidate has to provide his/her registration number, Date of Birth and later click on the "Make Payment" button and follow the payment process as outlined below

  • 5.Process for application fee payment :

    The candidates on clicking the Make Payment button will be redirected to State Bank Multi Option Payments Systems (MOPS) page. The candidate may choose one of the payment modes shown below for making payment.

    1. Net Banking: State Bank of India

    2. Net Banking: Other Banks

    3. Debit Card: State Bank of India

    4. Debit Card: Other Banks

    5. Credit Card:State Bank of India

    6. Credit Card: Other Banks

    7. Pre-printed SBI Challan (Candidates should download, print and pay the application fees in cash at any SBI Branch within 3 days of generation of challan or last day for payment, whichever is earlier) The challan will be valid for the next three days only, from date of generation. If payment is not made within 3 days the challans, which are older than the specified time will be deemed unsuccessful. However, the candidate may regenerate fresh challan, if required or alternatively, make payment online payment.

    Note : (i)Though application fee charged by ISRO is same across the payment modes the bank charges and taxes may vary. Therefore candidates are required to carefully follow the instructions shown. In case of Net banking and debit cards payments, the candidate on successful payment will be redirected to ISRO web portal and shown a page displaying transaction details.

    (ii)During entire payment processing do not click REFRESH or BACK button, else session will be aborted.

    (iii)Please follow the instructions of the banks/payment gateways with respect to the mode of payment (net banking, debit cards, across SBI counters).

    (iv)Candidates can check Payment status and Print Receipt by visiting "Payment Status" link available in advertisement page. In case of pending transactions or transaction failures candidates are advised to contact their Banks and ensure successful payment of application fee.

    5. Women candidates/Scheduled Castes (SC)/ Scheduled Tribes (ST); Ex-servicemen [EX] and Persons with Disabilities (PWD) candidates are exempted from payment of Application Fee. However, after registration of application on-line, the candidates have to down-load and print the personalized registration confirmation form from the ISRO system which will contain the Name of the candidate, Registration Number, Advertisement Number,and Post code for future reference

    6.In case of submission of duplicate/multiple applications by Women candidates/Scheduled Castes (SC)/ Scheduled Tribes (ST); Ex-serviceman [EX] and Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PWBD) candidates, the last application submitted before the last date for submission of application shall be considered for further processing.

    In case of submission of duplicate/multiple applications by other candidates including OBC, the application against which the 'application fee' has been received within the last date for payment of application fee only will be considered.

    7.The candidates who are already employed under Central/State Govt/PSU/Autonomous Bodies have to send a 'No Objection Certificate' from the employer concerned, duly indicating their Registration Number and Post Code to the Administrative Officer [ICRB], ISRO Headquarters, Antariksh Bhavan, New BEL Road, Bengaluru-560094 within fourteen days of filing the applications on-line by the candidates and in any case not later than 09.05.2018.

    8. Documents to be sent to ISRO Headquarters, Bengaluru by 09.05.2018

    Those candidates who are already employed under Central/State Govt./PSU/ Autonomous Bodies should produce 'No Objection Certificate' from the employer concerned. All other candidates need NOT send any documents, but have to produce as and when required.

    9. Selection Process:

    Selection Process: The qualification prescribed is the MINIMUM requirement and the same does not automatically make candidates eligible for written test. Based on the academic performance and bio-data, initial screening will be conducted. The written test will be conducted on 27.05.2018[Sunday] at eight venues viz., Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata, New Delhi and Thiruvananthapuram. However, the Organisation reserves the right to cancel/change the written test venue and re-allot the candidates to any other test centre. The call letters for written test to the short-listed candidates will be sent only by e-mail during the second/third week of May 2018. Based on the performance in the written test, candidates will be shortlisted for interview, the schedule and venue of which will be notified. In case, sufficient number of SC/ST/OBC/PWD/Ex-servicemen candidates are not available for filling-up the vacancies reserved for these categories, relaxation will be extended to candidates belonging to the respective category to make good the short-fall.

    10. Pay and allowances:

    Selected candidates will be appointed as Officers in the Level 10 of Pay Matrix of CCS (RP) Rules 2016 and will be paid minimum basic pay of Rs 56100/- p.m. In addition, House Rent Allowance [HRA], Transport Allowance at the prescribed rates in force at the place of posting will be paid for those who are not availing Departmental Housing and Transport facility, respectively. The employees will be governed by the National Pension System(NPS). The Organisation provides for excellent growth potential for the right individuals through its performance review system which ensures that a good performer gets the promotion. On employment in ISRO, other facilities are available such as medical facilities for self and dependents, subsidized canteen, limited housing facility for fresh entrants in lieu of HRA, Leave Travel Concession, Group Insurance, advance for construction of house, etc. as per Central Government orders.

    11. Other Conditions/Instructions:

    12. It is for candidate to ensure that he/she fulfills the eligibility criteria and complied with the requirements adhered to the instructions contained in this advertisement as well as in the application form. Candidates are, therefore, urged to carefully read the advertisement and Frequently Asked Queries (FAQs) uploaded in the website against this advt and complete the application form and submit the same as per instructions given in this regard.

    13. The Answer Keys will be published on the ISRO Web-site within three working days of the written test. The candidates may raise objections with valid justifications, if any, within 3 days of publishing the answer keys in the web-site, ONLY through the link that shall be provided after the written test. Objections, if any, received thereafter and through any other modes will not be considered under any circumstances.