SSC CGL Recruits Accountant in CGA & Others every year.
Here is the job profile and promotion chances based on the content of real working professional : –
CGA : – Comptroller General Of Accounts : –
CGA is the Cadre agency for Accounts services of all the Central Government Ministries ( LIke , MEA , HRD , etc ) and Central Government Departments ( Like CBI , Excise ).
CGA recruits you at the level of Accountant with 2800 Grade Pay and your work in the ministry is to pass bill and make salary statement and internal audit ( Minimal Chances ) only for the concerned office.
Salary of this post with can be seen here : – See Salary Here
Your first and compulsory promotion is on the post of Sr. Accountants after 3 year of regular service.
After the post of Sr Accountants you may get ur 2nd promotion to AAO ( Assistant Account officer – 4800 Grade Pay Gazatted ) but to become AAO u need to clear department exam – SAS
Remember : – If u do not clear your departmental exam u will be Sr Accountant life time but salary will increase.
Now it is totally on u that u become AAO in 3 years ( After 3 years u are eligible to sit for AAO Exam ) or after 10 years or never.
( Benefits of CGA over CAG : – 1.) Lifetime in Delhi in Good Ministry
2.) In CAG even u clear SAS exam – it take years to become AAO while in CGA promotion is immediate .)
Next Promotion After AAO : – AO( Accounts Officer – 5400 Garde Pay – It may take 15 years )
Next Promotion : – ( 5400 grade pay In Pay Band 3 ) : – This is the last promotion possible for the candidates recruited through SSC Exams . It will be after 12-15 year service as AO.
So this is all about CGA Accountant – Easy Life – 5 Days a week job – Minimal Work – AC Cabin – Fair Promotion Chances – 0 Corruption.
Now in 2000 , CGA separated 2 departments from Itself due to their large cadre strength and different Job Profile .
1.) Department of Telecom
2.) department of Post
Now , Department of Telecom : –
( Worst Department under CGL career growth wise – strictly to be filled in last of preference ) : –
Postal Accounts Department : –
better from telecom but bad as compared to cga …
u will be sa in 3 years and as per new rules u will be divisional accountant ( 4600 gp ) in another 3 years subject to availability of seats.
( aao exam is also open. after 6 years of service )
Keep checking latest posts at SSC to UPSC for further updates.