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EPFO Enforcement Officer/Accounts Officer 2016 Recruitment

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Dear Aspirants,
UPSC invites ONLINE RECRUITMENT APPLICATIONS (ORA) for the post of Enforcement Officer/Accounts Officer in EPFO. Eligible & Interested candidates can apply for the post through the link mentioned below.

Name of the Post: Enforcement Officer/Accounts Officer

Organisation: EPFO

Total no of Vacancies: 257

Vacancy Details:


Post Details:

Pay ScaleRs.9300-34800/- plus ( PB) plus Rs.46,00/- (Grade Pay). Total emoluments excluding TA and HRA at the time of initial appointment will be Rs. 37537/-
AgeNot exceeding 30 years as on normal closing date. Not exceeding 35 years for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes candidates as on normal closing date in respect of vacancies reserved for them. Not exceeding 33 years for Other Backward Classes candidates as on normal closing date in respect of the vacancies reserved for them. Relaxable for regularly appointed Central/U.T. Government Servant/EPFO employees upto Five years as per instructions/orders issued by Govt. of India from time to time. For age concession applicable to some other categories of applicants, please see relevant paras of the ‘Instructions and Additional Information to Candidates for Recruitment by Selection.
Essential Qualificaiton (s)EDUCATIONAL – (i) Bachelor’s Degree in any Subject.
Desirable Qualificaiton (s)i) Desirable Qualification-
a). Bachelor’s degree in Law/Integrated 5 years Degree in Law/Master in Business Administration/Post Graduate Diploma in Management/Company Secretary/Chartered Accountants/Cost Management Accountant.
b). EXPERIENCE Two years experience in administration/accounts/Legal Master in any government or Listed-Private Organization.
Duty(ies)Duties of Enforcement Officer/ Accounts Officer inter alia are to look after the work of Enforcement, Recovery, Accounts, Administration Cash, Legal Pension and Computer which includes the statutory and administrative functions like conducting inquiry settlement of claims, general administration maintenance of Cash Book/Administration maintenance of Cash Book/Reconciliation of Bank statement MIS returns etc.
ProbationTwo years
Head QuarterAnywhere in India excluding Jammu and Kashmir
Other DetailsThe posts are permanent, Group B Non-Ministerial

Application Fee:

  • (a) Candidates are required to pay a fee of Rs. 25/- (Rupees Twenty five) only either by remitting the money in any branch of the SBI by cash or by using net banking facility of the SBI or by using visa/master credit/debit card.
  • (b) No fee for SC/ST/PH/Women candidates of any community. No “fee exemption” is available to OBC male candidates and they are required to pay the full prescribed fee.

Scheme and syllabus for the Recruitment Test (RT) for the posts of Enforcement Officers/Accounts Officers (Item Nos. 1 above) is as under:-

I. Scheme of the RT:
(i) The test will be of two hours duration and the medium of the test will be both Hindi and English
(ii) The test will be an objective type with multiple choices of answers.
(iii) All questions will carry equal marks.
(iv) There will be penalty for wrong answer.

Every wrong answer will carry a deduction of one-third of the marks assigned to that question. If no answer is marked for a question, there will be no penalty for that question

II. Syllabus of the RT: The syllabus of the Test will broadly comprise the following topics :-
i) General English- To evaluate candidate’s understanding of English language & workman – like use of words.
ii) Indian Freedom Struggle.
iii) Current Events and Developmental Issues.
iv) Indian Polity & Economy.
v) General Accounting Principles.
vi) Industrial Relations & Labour Laws.
vii) General Science & knowledge of Computer applications.
viii) General Mental Ability & Quantitative Aptitude.
ix) Social Security in India.

Important Dates:

  • Closing date for submission of Online Recruitment Application (ORA) through ORA website is 23:59 hrs on 23.06.2016.
  • The last date for printing of completely submitted online application is upto23:59 hrs on 24.06.2016.
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