RRB NTPC Job Profile – Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist (JAA) Job Description

RRB NTPC Junior Accounts Assistant Cum Typist JOB PROFILE: Job Description, Salary, Vacancy, Educational Qualification

This article will cover Junior Account Assistant cum Typist (JAA) Job Description,Junior Account Assistant (JAA) Career Path, Junior Account Assistant (JAA) Salary, Junior Account Assistant (JAA) Vacancies, Junior Account Assistant (JAA) required qualification and Junior Account Assistant (JAA) stages of examination.

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RRB NTPC Job Profile – Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist

1. Job Description:  As a Junior Accounts Assistant you will be appointed to work in Department of Finance and Accounts.

  • You will be in charge of Clearing Bills , Analyzing Railway Budget, Processing of  Purchase order and Verifying Stocks. The accounts department is tasked with the following:
  • Maintaining the accounts of the railway in accordance with prescribed rules .
  •  Internal check of transactions affecting the receipts and expenditure of railway.
  • Settlement of claims against railways.
  • Advising the administration 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.
  • To discharge 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.
  • Ensuring there are no financial irregularities in the transactions of the railway.
  • After selection you will be given a training for 45 days. 

2. Shift:  No Shifts. You will be working in usual office hours. i.e. 9am-6pm on weekdays. Holidays on Saturday and Sunday

3. Career path: As an Junior Accounts Assistant  you will have the following career path

  • Junior Accounts Officer
  • Senior Accounts Officer
  • Deputy Chief Account Officers
  • Additional Financial Adviser
  • Chief Accounts Officer
  • Chief Account Officers/ Financial Adviser

4. Salary and allowances

The salary and allowances for Junior Accounts Assistant are as follows:

Pay Scale
Grade Pay
Initial Pay
Total Pay (i) + (ii )

As an Junior Accounts Assistant  you will be entitled to the following major allowances:

  1. DA on Total Pay above (100%): 11360.00
  2. Transport Allowance(TA): 1600.00
  3. House Rent Allowance(10%): 1136.00
  4. Gross Salary: INR 25,456.00
  5. DEDUCTIONS: CGIS-C 30.00 + PROF. TAX 200.00 + NPS/PF 2272.00 = INR 2502.00
  6.  Total Salary : => 25,456-2502 = INR 22,954/-
The above salary is subject to revision under 7th Pay commission.

5. Vacancies : Vacancies for the post of Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist  for respective RRBs are:

Total Vacancies for JAA in all RRBs-  Gen- 553, SC- 223, ST-202 OBC-132

Name of RRB PU UR SC ST OBC Total
Allahabad NCR 26 14 9 13 62
Bangalore SWR 36 19 12 6 75
Bhopal WCR 48 12 32 8 100
Bhubaneswar ECoR 31 14 10 4 59
Bilaspur SECR 59 32 18 9 118
Chennai ISF 5 4 2 2 13
SR 23 9 28 28 80
Gorakhpur NER 52 48 17 17 117
Jammu Srinagar RCF 0 5 0 0 8
Kolkata SER 4 3 1 1 8
Malda SER 2 1 0 0 3
Mumbai CR 208 2 33 33 281
WR 50 55 30 30 150
Ranchi SER 4 2 1 1 8
Thiruvananthapuram SR 5 3 9 9 30
Total 553 223 202 132 1205

Stages of Examination: Single Stage Computer Based Test, Typing test followed by Document Verification.

Qualification : Degree from recognized university or equivalent. Candidate must have proficiency in Computer Typing.

Junior Accounts Assistant post is ideal for those who desire to work for railways but are not ready to work in shifts.  Further no special skills are required for successfully executing this job.  This post is ideal for women candidates too.

The highest number of vacancies is in  Mumbai , Bilaspur, Gorakhpur, Bhopal and Chennai.

Friends, this is it for Junior Accounts Assistant . Next up we will cover Senior Clerk Cum Typist.

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If you have any queries, please ask them in the comments section below.

  • vinay

    hello sir
    i ask again this question plese give me answer
    in railway notification eye vision require 6/6 and 6/9 and i wear spects(-3) so i have elegybale for this medical. there

    • Vaibhav

      Sorry for the delayed response. Please get your eye sight checked by a certified expert and ask him to give you the report in 6/x format. You will anyway need that report at the time of document verification.

  • Rakhi

    Can you please provide previous year question papers of Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist?

  • Gayathri

    To apply for JAA post is typing certificate necessary?

    • Vaibhav


      • Rohit Singh

        I think there is no need for typing certificates for JAA. RRB individual calls candidates in Zonal headquarters for Typing speed test.

  • partik

    from where we will get typing certificate for JAA…???

  • sampada mangeshkar

    I Want to work in mumbai as JJA. Can i apply bangalore post for exam centre

    • Vaibhav


  • Rohit Singh

    My Uncle is in Recruitment Board Bhopal, And he says Results of CBT 2016 is fully ready, but due to some misunderstanding between some higher ranks railway administratives of various Zone, it is delayed to Published on Internet. But he confirms that NTPC 2016 is announced in late August or in September, because there is lots of young employee Railways needed. NO Cancellation. He also say not to share this to anyone (it’s confidential) … But I lost my Patience. One more Hint Guys .. ” Finalised Cut off merit of qualified candidates is too high “.