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Office: AMBADEEP (13th Floor), 14, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi 110 001


Applications are invited from Indian Citizens for the post of Administrative Officer (Scale I) in specialized discipline of Agriculture, Information Technology, Marketing, Finance, Legal, Human Resource, Statistics, Actuary, Insurance & Risk Management & Generalist. 1.Vacancies & Reservations Total No. of Vacancies 46 SC 7 ST 3 OBC 13 Un-reserved 23

Reservation for Emergency Commissioned Officers (ECO), Short Service & Retrenched Commissioned Officers (SSCRO) shall be as per rules. In respect of vacancies reserved under OBC category, a sub-quota of 4.5% reservation for minorities is applicable on OBC vacancies (excluding backlog vacancies) as per DoPT guidelines. The same shall be subject to the prevailing guidelines issued from time to time. PWD vacancies: Of the above, 02 vacancies are reserved for PWD. 01 for VH & 01 for HH. Eligibility conditions (As on 01.04.2012) The candidate should apply only for any one of the following Groups : 2. Educational Qualifications: Group & Code No. Group A Code No. 01 (Actuaries) Group B Code No. 02 (Agriculture) Group C Code No. 03 Marketing Group D Code No. 04 I.T. Group E Code No. 05 Minimum educational qualifications Graduation /Post Graduation shall be from a recognized University Post Graduate Degree with 55% in Mathematics/Statistics/Actuarial Science OR Graduation with minimum 60% marks and pass in at least 3 papers of the examination conducted by Actuarial Society of India Post Graduate in Agriculture Sciences with 55% marks. OR B.E./B.Tech in Agriculture Engineering or B. Sc.(Agri) with 60% marks PG Degree of MBA (Marketing/Sales) with minimum 55% of marks in aggregate BE/B.Tech (Computer) with minimum 60% marks in aggregate or MCA (Masters in Computer Applications) MIT (Masters in Information Technology)/MCM (Masters in Computer Management) with minimum 55% in aggregate ACS/ACWA/ACA or B.Com degree with minimum 60% OR M. Com with minimum 55% marks in aggregate.

AGRICULTURE INSURANCE COMPANY OF INDIA LIMITED Regd. Office: AMBADEEP (13th Floor), 14, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi 110 001

Accounts Group F Post Graduate Degree with 55% in Statistics Code No. 06 OR Statistics Graduation with minimum 60% marks in Statistics Group G Bachelor of Law with minimum 60% marks in aggregate or LLM with 55% Code No. 07 marks in aggregate. 3 (three) years experience as a practicing lawyer is Legal essential (2 (two) years experience for SC/ST candidates) Group H PG Degree of MBA (HR) with 55% marks in aggregate Code No. 08 Human Resource Group I Post Graduate Diploma Course in Insurance & Risk Management from a Code No. 09 recognized Institute Insurance & Risk Management Group J Masters Degree with 55% marks OR Bachelor Degree with minimum 60% Code No. 10 marks in aggregate Generalist Note: a) For SC/ST candidates minimum 55% marks in Graduation or 50% marks in Post Graduation from Recognized University. b) (i) Other things being equal, preference will be given to candidates having post qualification experience in their area of specialization. (ii) Working knowledge of Computer is must. c) Candidates are advised to ensure that the Academic/Professional/Technical Qualifications acquired by them are duly approved by the respective Competent Authorities like UGC, AICTE, DEC etc. during the period of study of the respective courses. d) Candidates applying for the post on the basis of requisite qualifications will be eligible only if the said qualification is acquired after passing 10th & 12th Standard Examinations. 3. Age (as on 01.04.2012) Minimum age: 21 years Maximum Age limit: 1 General 2 SC/ST 3 OBC 4 ECO/SSRCO 5 Physically challanged 6 Physically challanged candidates if SC/ST 7. Physically challanged candidates if OBC 8 All persons who have ordinarily been

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AGRICULTURE INSURANCE COMPANY OF INDIA LIMITED Regd. Office: AMBADEEP (13th Floor), 14, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi 110 001

domiciled in Kashmir Division of J&K State during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989 Resident of Assam State during the period 35 years from 01.01.1980 to 15.08.1985

N.B.: In the case of Ex-Service Commissioned Officers include ECOs/SSRCOs, who have rendered at least 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or on account of physical disability attributable to military service or on invalidment. For confirmed employees of General Insurance Corporation of India, Public Sector General Insurance Companies, Tariff Advisory Committee & AICIL, the maximum age limit will be as under: General 40 years SC/ST 45 years OBC 43 years 4. Application Fee: Fee payment is to be made through any Branch of Axis Bank Ltd. By paying appropriate application fee by filling the Fee Payment Challan (link will be available during 30.04.2012 23.05.2012) only and remitting the amount. The amount of fee to be paid is indicated below: Category of Applicant Amount of Fees including Service Charges to Axis Bank (Non-refundable) SC/ST Rs. 100/Persons with Disability Nil All other categories (GEN/OBC/Ex- Rs. 400/Servicemen etc.)

5. Emoluments & Benefits: Rs. 27000/- p.m. (approx) Basic pay in the scale of Rs. 17240/--840(14)29000-910(4)-32640 and other admissible allowances as applicable. Besides emoluments, other benefits like Gratuity, LTS, Medical Benefits, Group Personal Accident Insurance, Group Savings Linked Insurance Scheme (GSLI), Performance Linked Incentive (PLI) and Pension as applicable would be extended as per rules of the Company. 6. Service Conditions: As applicable in the Company from time to time. Posts are permanent and the selected candidates on appointment may be posted or transferred to any place in India as may be decided by the Company. 7 How to Apply i. Candidates are required to apply Online through a link provided in the website of the Company i.e. Click on the link will open up the appropriate Online Application Format. This link would be available on website of the Company during 30.04.2012 to 23.05.2012 only.

AGRICULTURE INSURANCE COMPANY OF INDIA LIMITED Regd. Office: AMBADEEP (13th Floor), 14, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi 110 001


Candidates are required to have a valid personal email ID. It should be kept active during the currency of this recruitment. The Company shall be sending intimation at appropriate time about download of call letters for written test, interview etc. through the registered email ID and SMSes. Take a print of the entire Recruitment Notification, including the FEES PAYMENT CHALLAN The link to the Fees Payment Challan would be activated during 30.04.2012 to 23.05.2012 only. Fill in the Fee Payment Challan in a clear and legible handwriting in BLOCK LETTERS. Candidates are required to visit a Branch of Axis Bank Ltd. with the Fee Payment Challan duly filled in and pay in Cash the appropriate Application Fee in Account No. 912020021370225 in favour of AIC OF INDIA APPLICATION MONEY COLLECTION ACCOUNT for the
amount specified above. Obtain the Counterfoil (Applicants copy) of the Fee Payment Challan duly received by the Bank with a) Branch Name & Code Number (b) Transaction ID/Journal No (c) Date of Deposit & Amount. These bank details are required to be filled in the relevant columns of Application Format through On-line. Transaction no. will be provided by the Cashier of the Axis Bank Branch. Original counterfoil of the fee payment challan will have to be submitted with the Call Letter at the time of written test. Without counterfoil of the fee payment challan, the candidates will not be allowed to appear in the written test. Candidates are, therefore advised to keep 3 photocopies of the fee payment challan for future use.





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Candidates are advised in their own interest to apply on line much before the closing date and not to wait till last date to avoid the possibility of disconnection/inability/failure to log on to the companys website on account of heavy load on internet/website jam. The Company does not assume any responsibility for the candidates not being able to submit the application within the last date on account of the aforesaid reasons or for any other reason beyond the control of the Company.


AGRICULTURE INSURANCE COMPANY OF INDIA LIMITED Regd. Office: AMBADEEP (13th Floor), 14, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi 110 001

8 Selection Procedure: i) Selection will be through written examination (WE) and interview. Written Examination: GROUP A to GROUP J : Objective type tests consists of : i) Reasoning ii) English Language iii) Numerical Ability iv) General awareness test for the posts under Group-J Professional knowledge test for the posts under Group A to I (instead of General awareness test). Test papers (i), (iii) & (iv) shall be both in English & Hindi. ii) Roll No. of the candidates successful in WE will be available on the Companys website and a brief notice thereof will be published in leading newspapers. iii) Only such number of candidates will be called for interview that stand sufficiently high in merit. iv) Final selection will be on the basis of candidates performance in the written examination and interview taken together in order of merit. v) Candidates will appear for the written examination at their own expenses. On the basis of performance in written examination, candidates will be called for interview and final selection will be made on overall performance in written examination and interview. Outstation candidates called for an interview will be reimbursed to and fro sleeper class fare/bus fare by the shortest route from the station of residence to the station of interview on production of evidence of having undertaken journey for interview purpose. At any stage of the recruitment, if the candidate is found to be ineligible for non fulfillment of the requirements, the candidature will be cancelled ab initio. Hence, the candidates are advised to satisfy themselves that they fulfill the eligibility criteria and other requirements such as age, qualifications, category etc. before applying. The decision of the Company in this regard shall be final and binding upon the candidates. 9. Examination Centers: WE will be held at the following centers (Code Numbers indicated in the brackets) Name of the Centre Code Name of the Centre Code No. No. Ahmedabad (11) Jammu (21) Bangalore (12) Lucknow (22) Bhopal (13) Mumbai (23) Bhubaneshwar (14) New Delhi (24) Kolkata (15) Patna (25)

AGRICULTURE INSURANCE COMPANY OF INDIA LIMITED Regd. Office: AMBADEEP (13th Floor), 14, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi 110 001

Chandigarh (16) Thiruvananthapuram (26) Chennai (17) Port Blair (27) Guwahati (18) Raipur (28) Hyderabad (19) Dehradun (29) Jaipur (20) The candidates may choose any one of the above centers which must be indicated in the application form clearly. No change of the centre will be allowed at a later date. Company reserve the right to direct the candidates to appear at a centre other than the one chosen by them for written examination without monetary assistance. Company reserves the right to hold the written examination at some and not all the examination Centers listed above depending upon the number of candidates and other relevant factors. Appearing in the written examination will not give any right of automatic selection to the candidates for the said posts. 10 .Probation: Selected candidates, if certified to be medically fit, may be appointed as Administrative Officer (Scale-I) on probation for a period of 1 year which may be extended as per the decision of the Competent Authority. The Company reserves the right to terminate the service of the candidate if found unsuitable at any time during the probationary period or the extended probationary period without any notice or assigning any reason thereof. 11. Guarantee Bond: Before joining as probationer, the selected candidates will be required to give an undertaking to serve the Company for a minimum period of 2 years including probationary period. 12. Important Dates: Website Link Open Date of written Test Payment of Fees at Axis Bank Branches 13. General conditions: 1. The candidates would be required to submit the attested copies of certificates as per the details given below in proof of their age/date of birth, educational qualifications, community to which they claim to belong etc., at the time of interview, if called at a later stage. From 30.04.2012 to 23.05.2012 24.06.2012 From 30.04.2012 to 23.05.2012

AGRICULTURE INSURANCE COMPANY OF INDIA LIMITED Regd. Office: AMBADEEP (13th Floor), 14, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi 110 001

a) Caste Certificate in respect of SC/ST/OBC candidates is to be obtained (to be produced at the time of interview, if called) from the following Authorities: i) District Magistrate/Additional District Magistrate/Collector/Deputy Commissioner/Deputy Collector/Sub-Divisional Magistrate/Taluka Magistrate/Executive Magistrate/Extra Assistant Commissioner (Not below the rank of First Class Stipendiary Magistrate) ii) Chief Presidence Magistrate/Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/Presidency Magistrate. iii) Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tehsildar iv) Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the candidate and/or his family normally resides. b) In so far as the Scheduled Tribes communities of Tamil Nadu are concerned, only the Certificate given by the Revenue Divisional Officer (instead of Tehsildar) would be accepted. c) For claiming reservation under OBC category, candidate should belong to such Caste or Community, which is common to both the lists in respect of Mandal Commission and the Stage Govt. lists from the State of his/her origin (as per the list published by the Central Govt.). The benefits of reservation shall not apply to persons/sections belonging to Creamy Layer as specified vide Column 3 of the Schedule of the Department of Personnel and Training OM No. 36012/22/93-Estt (SCT) dated 08.09.1933. Candidates should produce certificate (at the time of interview, if called) as per proforma prescribed by Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Govt. of India, which should include that they do not belong to Creamy Layer. 2) Company reserves the right to restrict the number of candidates to be called for interview based on their performance in the written examination and commensurate with the number of vacancies. 3) The decision of the Company will be final and binding in all matters. The Company takes no responsibility for any delay in receipt of or non receipt of application or communication at any point of time during the recruitment exercise. 4) Company reserves the right not to call any candidates to appear at the written examination and interview. 5) Applications once made will not be allowed to be withdrawn and fee/service charges paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances. 6) In case it is found at any stage of recruitment the candidate does not fulfill the eligibility criteria and/or he/she has furnished any incorrect/false/incomplete information or has suppressed any material fact(s), his/her candidature will stand cancelled. If any of these shortcomings are detected even after

AGRICULTURE INSURANCE COMPANY OF INDIA LIMITED Regd. Office: AMBADEEP (13th Floor), 14, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi 110 001

appointment, his/her services are liable to be terminated forthwith. Before applying for any post, the candidate should ensure that he/she fulfills the eligibility and other norms mentioned in this advertisement. The decision of the Company in respect of matters concerning eligibility of the candidate, the stages at which such scrutiny of eligibility is to be undertaken, the documents to be produced for the purpose of conduct of interview, selection and any other matter relating to recruitment will be final and binding on the candidate. 7) The Company shall not entertain any correspondence or personal enquiries. 8) Canvassing in any form will disqualify the candidate for consideration for the posts. 9) In case an applicant is not short-listed, no claim for refund of cost of application or fee shall be entertained. 10) Candidates serving in Govt./Quasi Govt./Public Sector Undertakings are not required to send the application through proper channel, but they have t produce No Objection Certificate from their employer at the time of interview if short-listed for interview. 11) The Company reserves the right to cancel the above Recruitment Exercise at any stage of the process without assigning any reason therefor.

Date: 18.04.2012