RSMSSB Junior Accountant & TRA Recruitment 2023: For 5388 Posts

Utkarsh Classes 01-08-2023
RSMSSB Junior Accountant & TRA Recruitment 2023: For 5388 Posts

RSMSSB Recruitment Notification 2023 has been issued for the recruitment of Junior Accountant & Tehsil Revenue Accountant under the Rajasthan Accounts Subordinate Services Rules, 1963. The RSMSSB Junior Accountant Application Form was available on the RSMSSB’s official website till 26 July 2023. Candidates who have successfully applied for the Rajasthan Junior Accountant & Rajasthan Tehsil Revenue Accountant post are advised to scroll down this page and read this article carefully, as we are providing the necessary details here which are related to RSMSSB Recruitment 2023.            

The duties of a RSMSSB junior accountant include maintaining and compiling financial reports and statements, analysing balance sheets, paying monthly payroll to accounts payable, and preparing financial reports in compliance with government regulations and requirements.

RSMSSB JA & TRA Recruitment 2023: Overview

Rajasthan Staff Selection Board (RSSB) has issued a recruitment notification for a total of 5388 posts. This comprises a total of 5190 positions for Junior Accountants and an additional 198 openings for Tehsil Revenue Accountants. This recruitment is the biggest recruitment of the year 2023 of RSSB. After a gap of 10 years, recruitment will be done for the posts of Junior Accountant. The last recruitment was done on the posts of Junior Accountant in the year 2013. 

This is a golden opportunity for the aspirants who wish to work with the state government of Rajasthan. Read this article carefully to get Information about eligibility, age limit, syllabus, etc., for the RSMSSB Junior Accountant Exam 2023. Refer to this table for brief information about RSMSSB recruitment 2023:-

RSMSSB JA & TRA Recruitment 2023: Important Updates 

Exam conducting board 

Rajasthan Staff Selection Board (RSSB)

Name of Post 

  • Junior Accountant 
  • Tehsil Revenue Accountant 

Total Post 

5388

Application Mode 

Online 

Application dates 

27 June - 26 July 2023

Exam Level 

State Level

Selection Process 

  1. Shortlisting on the basis of Rajasthan CET-2022
  2. Mains Written Exam
  3. Document Verification
  4. Medical Examination

RSMSSB Junior Accountant Exam Date 2023

Rajasthan Staff Selection Board provided detailed information about the application process, exam dates and other relevant information through official notification which was released on 20 June 2023. Prospective candidates should consistently monitor the official RSSB website to stay updated on the Junior Accountant Exam dates. Here we tabulated the important dates for the RSMSSB Junior Accountant Recruitment 2023:-  

Event 

Dates 

Notification Issued On 

20th June 2023

Application Start Date 

27th June 2023

Last Date To Apply

26th July 2023

RSSB Jr. Accountant Exam date 2023

17 September 2023

RSSB Jr. Accountant Result date 2023

Will be Announced Soon

RSMSSB Recruitment 2023: Important Links

RSMSSB Junior Accountant 2023 notification has been issued with detailed information about the RSMSSB recruitment 2023. Here we are providing the links which are essential for RSMSSB JA & TRA Recruitment 2023:

Official Website

RSMSSB JA & TRA Notification PDF 2023

Rajasthan Junior Accountant Apply Link (Deactivated)

RSMSSB Junior Accountant Admit Card 2023 (Deactivated)

RSMSSB JA & TRA 2023 Answer Key (Inactive)

RSMSSB JA & TRA Result 2023 (Inactive)

RSMSSB JA & TRA Vacancy 2023

A total of 5388 vacancies are announced by the RSMSSB for the RSMSSB JA & TRA Notification 2023. Here we are providing the Scheduled and non-scheduled vacancy distribution for both posts:-

                                                               RSMSSB Vacancy 2023 

Category 

Vacancy 

RSMSSB Junior Accountant 

Non-Scheduled Area 

4911

Scheduled Area 

279

Total 

5190 

RSMSSB Tehsil Revenue Accountant 

Non-Scheduled Area 

170

Scheduled Area 

28

Total 

198 

RSMSSB Junior Accountant Recruitment 2023: Eligibility Criteria 

To be eligible for Junior Accountant Recruitment, candidates must fulfill certain Junior Accountant eligibility criteria & Tehsil Revenue Accountant eligibility criteria set by the Rajasthan Staff Selection Board. Candidates should thoroughly review the official notification to understand the eligibility criteria, which typically encompass age limits, nationality and educational qualification standards.

Nationality

(a) The candidate is a citizen of India, or 

(b) As a subject of Nepal, or 

(c) As a subject of Bhutan, or 

(d) They are included in the category of Tibetan refugees who came and settled in India before 1 January 1962, or

(e) A person of Indian origin who has migrated to India from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries Kenya, Uganda and the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tangania and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia for permanent settlement in India. 

Note:- Candidates falling under categories (d) and (e) must have the appropriate certificate of eligibility from the Department of Home and Justice, Government of India. 

Age limit 

Aspirants wishing to appear for the junior accountant recruitment exam should come under the age limit set by the board. The age limit of the candidates willing to apply for the Accountant exam should be a minimum of 21 years and a maximum of 40 years.

Relaxation Age

The Rajasthan Staff Selection Board provides age relaxation for candidates belonging to reserved categories. The specifics of the age relaxation are as follows:

Category 

Age relaxation 

SC/ST/OBC/EWS (Male)

5 years 

SC/ST/OBC/EWS (Female)

10 years 

Female (UR)

5 years 

Widow 

No upper age limit 

PWD (General)

10 years 

PWD (OBC) 

13 years 

PWD (SC/ST) 

15 years 

Educational Qualification

The Rajasthan Staff Selection Board has established specific educational qualification criteria for candidates interested in the Junior Accountant exam:

(i) Candidates must meet one of the following educational qualifications:

  • A graduate degree from a recognized board.
  • Successful completion of the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants Intermediate Examination in Kolkata.
  • Passing the Intermediate Examination of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in New Delhi.
  • Possession of a DOEACC "O" or higher-level certificate conducted by NIELIT.
  • Completion of Computer Operator and Programming Assistant (C.O.P.A.) / Data Preparation and Computer Software (DPCS) certificates under the National / State Council of Vocational Training Scheme.
  • A degree or diploma in Computer Application / Computer Science / Information Technology from a government-recognized institution or university in India.
  • A diploma in Information Technology / Computer Science and Electronics from a recognized Polytechnic Institution under the Government.
  • Successful completion of a Certificate Course in Information Technology conducted by Rajasthan Knowledge Corporation Limited, affiliated with Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University Kota (National Institute of Technology, Kota).

(ii) Proficiency in the Devanagari script and knowledge of Rajasthan's culture are required.

(iii) Candidates in the final year of a qualifying course for the post mentioned in these rules or for direct recruitment are eligible to apply for vacant posts, provided they can provide proof of obtaining the required educational qualification to the Rajasthan Staff Selection Board.

Note: Only candidates who have qualified in the Common Eligibility Test (CET) are eligible to appear in this exam.

RSMSSB Junior Accountant Apply Online

The application form for Junior Accountant Recruitment can be filled through the prescribed E-Mitra Kiosk/Jan Suvidha Kendra of the state. The procedure to apply online is as follow:-

  1. To apply online, the candidates have to visit the Board's online portal https://rsmssb.rajasthan.gov.in or https://rssb.rajasthan.gov.in or https://sso.rajasthan.gov.in
  2. Select the Citizen Apps (G2C) after logging in to the recruitment portal.
  3. Click on "Apply Now." If you haven't paid the one-time registration fee (OTR), provide your category, disability status, and home state details in the OTR section and complete the payment.
  4. After the OTR process, enter your CET (Graduation) online application number (Application No.).
  5. The application form will open once you enter the application number and SSO ID of the CET (Graduation) examination.
  6. Your online application form for this recruitment, with information from the CET (Graduation) application, will be displayed.
  7. Please note that certain details like your name, father's name, mother's name, category, disability category, gender, date of birth, photo, and signature cannot be modified in your online application.
  8. Once you have finalized your application, the system will generate your online application number.
  9. Be sure to keep a printed copy of this online application form for your records.

Note: If you encounter any issues during the application process, contact the Helpdesk Number or E-Mail on the Recruitment Portal. For problems related to the e-Mitra helpline, call 0141-2221424 / 2221425, and for online application-related inquiries, use the helpline number 0294-3057541.

Application Fee 

Reserved category aspirants will be exempted from the application fee, and those candidates belonging to general and other backward classes whose annual income is below Rs. 2,50,000 will also be exempted from the RSMSSB Junior accountant application fee. On the other hand, for general and creamy layer candidates belonging to other backward classes, the examination fee will be payable in full. The particulars regarding the application fee for the Junior Accountant written test are as follows:

Category 

Application fees 

General, OBC (Creamy) & candidates belonging from Rajasthan 

₹600/-

Candidate belonging from Rajasthan SC/ST/PH/ OBC (Non-creamy) and all disabled persons

₹400/-

RSMSSB JA & TRA Selection Process 2023

The selection process for the Rajasthan Junior Accountant & Tehsil Revenue Accountant Recruitment 2023 comprises the following stages:

  1. Shortlisting based on Rajasthan CET-2022
  2. Main Written Examination
  3. Document Verification
  4. Medical Examination

RSMSSB Junior Accountant Exam Pattern 2023

The Junior Accountant exam consists of two phases, each containing 150 questions. These questions cover multiple subjects such as Hindi & English Language, General Awareness, General Science, and Computer Knowledge. A comprehensive understanding of the exam format is crucial for candidates. Have a look at this table to understand the pattern of both paper 1 & 2:-

Paper- I

Subject  

Marks

Questions

Time

General Hindi

75

25

 

 

 

 

 

 02.30 hr.

General English 

75

25

General Knowledge (Related to Rajasthan )

75

25

General Science 

75

25

Maths 

75

25

Basic Principle of Computer 

75

25

Total

450

150

02.30 hr.

Paper -II

Book - Keeping and Accountancy

75

25

 

 

 02.30 hr.

 

 

 

Business Methods 

75

25

Auditing 

75

25

Indian Economics 

75

25

Civil Service Joining Times Rules, 1981

75

25

G.F. & A.R. – Pt. I (Chapter 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 14 and 17)

75

25

Total 

450

150

02.30 hr.

Note: 1. The question paper will primarily be based on the Senior Secondary level curriculum, with the exception of the fundamentals of Mathematics and Computer, which will be at the Secondary level.

2. Provision regarding intransitive marks for Junior Accountant Minimum 35% marks in Paper I & Paper II each and 40% in aggregate. However, relaxation in minimum marks up to 5% will be applicable for SC/ ST category candidates.

RSMSSB Junior Accountant Syllabus 2023

The RSSB Junior Accountant syllabus covers a range of subjects, encompassing Hindi & English Language, General Awareness, Reasoning Ability, General Awareness, and Computer Knowledge. To prepare effectively, candidates should thoroughly review each topic and prioritize the following areas for better preparation.

RSMSSB JA & TRA Syllabus 2023 

Subject 

Topic

Paper -I

English 

  • Tenses/Sequence of Tenses.
  • Voice: Active and Passive.
  • Narration: Direct and Indirect.
  • Transformation of Sentences
  • Use of Articles and Determiners
  • Use of Prepositions.
  • Translation of Simple sentence from Hindi to English or vice-versa
  • Confusable words
  • Comprehension of a given passage. 
  • Glossary of official, Technical Terms (with their Hindi Versions)
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • One-word substitution
  • Correction of sentences 
  • Forming new words 
  • Knowledge of writing letters

General Knowledge (Related to Rajasthan)

  • History, Art, Culture, Literature, Rajasthan's Tradition and Heritage
  • Important historical events in the history of Rajasthan 
  • Dynasties, their administrative and revenue system. socio-cultural issues
  • Freedom movement, public awareness and political integration
  • Main features of architecture - forts and monuments
  • Arts, Paintings and Handicrafts
  • Important works of Rajasthani literature, regional dialects, fairs, festivals, folk music and folk dances
  • Rajasthani Culture, Tradition and Heritage
  • Religious movements, lok saints and folk gods, important tourist places of Rajasthan 
  • Prominent personalities of Rajasthan
  • Geography of Rajasthan
  • Major Physical Features and Major Geophysical Divisions
  • Natural Resources of Rajasthan
  • Climate, Natural Ecosystems, Forests, Wildlife, and Biodiversity in the Context of Significant Irrigation Initiatives.
  • Mines and Mineral Resources
  • Population
  • Major Industries and Prospects for Industrial Development

The political and administrative system of Rajasthan

  • Governor, Chief Minister, High Court, Rajasthan Public Service Commission, Lokayukta, State Election Commission, District Administration, State Legislative Assembly, State Human Rights Commission, State Information Commission
  • Public Policy, Legal Rights and Citizen's Charter

Economy of Rajasthan

  • Macro view of the economy
  • Key Concerns in Agriculture, Industry, and the Service Sector in Relation to Economic Growth, Development, and Strategic Planning.
  • Infrastructure and Resources
  • Major development projects

Current affairs

  • Prominent Current Events and Noteworthy Issues in Rajasthan at the State, National, and Global Levels.
  • Current Famous People and Places
  • Sports and sports-related activities

General Science

  • Topics in Chemistry and Environmental Science: Physical and Chemical Reactions, Oxidation and Reduction Reactions, Colloidal Solutions, Colligative Properties, Metals and Non-Metals, Hydrocarbons, Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), Soap and Detergent, and Pesticides
  • Topics Covering Various Fields of Science and Their Applications: Electricity (Electric Current, Electric Cells, Electric Generators, Household Electrical Connections, Operation of Household Electrical Appliances), Optics (Reflection of Light, Laws of Reflection, Examples of Refraction, Types of Lenses, Vision Defects and Corrections), Space Science and Remote Sensing, Information Technology.
  • Environmental Sciences: Biotic and Abiotic Components (Atmosphere, Lithosphere, Hydrosphere), Ecosystem Structure, Food Chains, Food Webs, Nitrogen Cycle. General Information about Biotechnology, Bio-Patents, Manures (Bio-Manure, Vermicompost, Crop Rotation), Plant Disease Control, Agriculture (Cereals, Pulses, Vegetables, Fruits, Medicinal Plants).
  • Agricultural Practices: Apiculture, Sericulture, Pearl Culture, Fishery, Poultry, Dairy Industry, Blood Groups, Blood Transfusion, Rh-Factor, Pollution's Impact on Human Health, Pathogens and Human Health, Intoxicants and Human Health, Malnutrition and Human Health.
  • Medical Topics: Immunity, Vaccination, Types of Diseases, Hereditary Diseases (Haemophilia, Color Blindness, Thalassemia), National Health Programs, Stem Cells, Cloning, Test Tube Babies, Artificial Insemination.

Mathematics

  • Natural numbers, rational and irrational numbers, rational numbers and their decimal expansions, laws of exponents for real numbers, operations on real numbers,
  • Ratio and proportion, simple and compound interest, time and distance, work and time, time and speed, percentage, Profit and loss. 
  • Collection of data, graphical representation of data, a measure of central tendency, mean, mode, presentation of data and median of ungrouped & grouped data.

Basics of Computer

  • Introduction to Computing and Windows Operating System: Input and Output Devices, Memory, Ports, Windows Explorer Menu, File and Folder Management, Setup and Accessories, Disk Formatting, CD/DVD Creation.
  • Word Processing and Presentation Software: Menu Bars, Document and Presentation Management, Text Formatting, Tables, Slide Design, Animations, Page Layout, Printing.
  • Spreadsheets: Excel Menu Bar, Data Entry, Basic Formulas and Built-in Functions, Cell and Text Formatting, Navigation, Chart Creation, Page Setup, Printing, Spreadsheet Use in Accounting.
  • Working with the Internet and Email: Web Browsing and Searching, Downloading and Uploading, Email Account Management, Online Banking.

Paper- II

Book-Keeping and Accountancy

  • Accounting-meaning, nature, functions and usefulness, types of accounting, accounting equation, generally accepted accounting principles, concepts and conventions.
  • Accounting Procedures: The Recording of Financial Transactions in Journals and Ledgers, Culminating in the Compilation of a Trial Balance and the Preparation of Final Accounts with Adjustments.
  • Preparation of bank reconciliation statement.
  • Rectification of errors.
  • Depreciation Accounting: The Importance, Necessity, and Various Methods of Accounting for Depreciation
  • Receipts and payments account and income and expenditure account and balance sheet.
  • Single entry system- Preparation of accounts from incomplete records.
  • Partnership Account 

(i) Fundamental Accounting Concepts: Capital (Fixed and Fluctuating), Revaluation of Assets, Treatment of Goodwill, and Adjustments for Changes in Profit Sharing Ratios.

(ii) Reconstitution of the firm - Admission, Retirement and Death of a partner.

  • Insurance claims.

Business Methods

  • Business:- Introduction, scope and objectives; Business Ethics and social responsibilities of business. 
  • Forms of Business Organisations:- Sole proprietorship, partnership and company.
  • Entrepreneurship:-Concept, Significance, and Factors Contributing to the Limited Growth of Entrepreneurship in India.
  • Negotiable Instruments:- Meaning and types (Promissory Notes, Bills of Exchange and Cheques). 
  • Sources of Business Finance.
  • Advertising:- Meaning, importance and methods.
  • Consumer rights and protection against exploitation.
  • Human resource planning, recruitment, selection and training.
  • Communication - process, barriers and suggestions to overcome barriers.
  • Discipline - Causes and suggestions for effective discipline.
  • Coordination - Importance and principles

Auditing

  • Auditing meaning, objectives, types of audit, planning and procedures, audit programme, working papers test checking, routine checking.
  • Vouching: concepts, importance and procedures.
  • Internal Control: meaning, objectives, internal check and internal audit.
  • Valuation and verification of assets and liabilities.
  • Rights, Duties and Liabilities of Company Auditors.
  • Audit of Government Companies.
  • Audit Reports and Audit Certificates.

Indian Economics

  • Indian Economy - Features and problems, Economic policy, Monetary policy,  Industrial policy and Fiscal policy of India.
  • Meaning, objectives and importance of economic planning in India. Planning Commission and NITI Aayog
  • Population Explosion-Causes, effects and Remedies. Relation between population and economic growth.
  • Role and significance of agriculture in the Indian economy. Sources of agriculture finance and recent trends in agriculture marketing.
  • Industrial growth and prospects in India.
  • Inflation - Causes, effects and remedies.
  • Public sector in India: Role, Progress and Problems
  • Impact of globalisation and liberalisation on agriculture and industry.
  • Role of MNC in the Indian Economy.
  • Foreign Trade - Volume, composition and direction.
  • National Income - Concept, computation methods and distribution.
  • The economy of Rajasthan - Basic features, development and prospects of agriculture, industry and tourism.
  • Rajasthan Service Rules Vol. 1 (Chapters II, III, X, XI, XIII, XIV, XV and XVI)
  • Civil Service Joining Times Rules, 1981 as amended
  • G.F. & A.R. – Pt. I (Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 14 and 17)

RSMSSB Junior Accountant Salary 2023

The salary framework for Junior Accountants in Rajasthan adheres to government regulations and prescribed pay scales. While the exact figures may vary, here is an overview of the typical salary range for Junior Accountant in Rajasthan:

Type

Amount

Grade Pay

₹3600

Pay Matrix

Level 11

Minimum Basic Salary 

₹37800/-

Maximum Basic Salary 

₹119700/-

DA 

38% of the Basic Salary

HRA

9-18% Of the Basic Salary

Internet/Special Allowances

As per Norms

FAQ’s On RSMSSB JA & TRA Recruitment 2023

 

FAQ

No, to appear in the RSSB Jr. Accountant exam candidates must be graduated.

Yes, if the candidate has passed graduation (in any discipline), then such a candidate can appear in the Junior Accountant exam.

The Junior Accountant exam is conducted in two phases, with each paper containing 150 questions. In total, there are 300 questions across both phases.

The article above specifies age relaxation criteria for candidates in various categories.

The responsibilities of an RSMSSB Junior Accountant include preparing written or oral expense reports, rectifying financial errors, maintaining corporate tax records, managing company taxes on a quarterly basis, and overseeing annual bookkeeping records.

Yes, if the candidate is studying in the final year of graduation, they can appear for the Junior Accountant exam.

The grade pay of Junior Accountants is 3600/- and they get a salary according to Pay Matrix Level-11.

There will be a negative marking of 1/3 mark for each wrong answer in the Rajasthan Junior Accountant exam.

Leave a Review

Utkarsh Classes
DOWNLOAD OUR APP

Download India's Best Educational App

With the trust and confidence that our students have placed in us, the Utkarsh Mobile App has become India’s Best Educational App on the Google Play Store. We are striving to maintain the legacy by updating unique features in the app for the facility of our aspirants.