Assistant Manager (Officer Scale-I), South Malabar Gramin Bank


South Malabar Gramin Bank is a sponsered bank which comes under the Government of India. The bank is considered as the largest regional rural bank in the country. The bank was established in the year 1976. Initially, the bank was established as a scheduled commercial bank as per Regional Rural Banks Act of 1976. The headquarter of the bank is located at Malapuram, Kerala. Mr. N. S. Bose is the current chairman of the bank. The bank has a strength of approximatley 1527 perosnnel. The area of operation of the bank is limited to 6 districts in Kerala.

Job Profile:

South Malabar Gramin Bank is making recruitment of eligible Indian Citizens on the post of Assistant Manager (Officer Scale-I) in South Malabar Gramin Bank depending on their educational qualification and experience in the relevant field. Interested candidates should meet with all the eligibility conditions set for the post of Assistant Manager in South Malabar Gramin Bank.


A candidates must be a citizen of India. The minimum age limit set for the post of Assistant Manager in South Malabar Gramin Bank is 18 years. Candidates should have not more than 26 years as on 1 January 2011 as this is the maximum age limit set for the specified post. SC/ST categories candidates will get relaxation of 5 years in age. OBC categories candidates will get relaxation of 3 years in age. Candidates belonging to PH and Ex-Serviceman categories will also get relaxation of few years in the upper age limit set for the post.

Educational Qualification:

Interested candidates are required to possess degree from a recognized university in any discipline or its equivalent. Candidates are also required to have proficiency in Malyalam Language i.e. he/she should be able to read, write and speak in Malayalam language.

No. of posts: Total 50 posts are available.

General category candidates: 27 posts are available.
SC category candidates: 7 posts are available.
ST category candidates: 3 posts are available.
OBC category candidates: 13 posts are available.

Pay Scale: Selected candidates will get the prescribed amount of salary i.e. Rs. 14500-25700 per month.

Application Fee:

All interested candidates belonging to General and OBC categories, are required to submit an application fee of Rs. 350 (Rs. 300 for application fee + Rs. 50 for Postage fee). SC/ST/PH/Ex-Sm candidates are required to pay only the postage fee of Rs. 50. Candidates should submit the application fee through the means of a challan form. Candidates should pay the requisite fee at any of the Canara bank branches.

Selection Committee:

Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of performance in written test and interview. Only eligible candidates will be called for the written test. And only the successfull candidates of this written test, will be called for the personal interview test against selection committee.

How to apply: Candidates must apply online only between 22 March 2011 and 11 April 2011. No other means of application will be accepeted. Candidates must have a valid e-mail ID. Candidates must keep the printout of the completed application form for the future reference. Candidates will have to submit the prinout of the completed application form at the time of interview only.

Contact Details:

South Malabar Gramin Bank,
Head Office, SMGB Towers,
AK Road, Malappuram – 676505.

Last date to apply: 11 April 2011

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