About the position for chief manager (cost accountant), SBI said candidates should hold a CA/ICWA from recognized board adding: "Preference will be given to candidates who are B.Tech/BE (CSE/ IT) / MCA/ M.Sc., (CS/IT) from a recognized University/Institution prior to CA/ICWA."
Specifying the pay scale offered to the person joining as chief manager (cost accountant), SBI said: "The officials will also be eligible for DA (dearness allowance, HRA (house rent allowance). CCA (city compensatory allowance), PF (provident fund), Contributory Pension Fund and perquisites as admissible to the corresponding grade etc. as per rules in force from time to time the total compensation per annum would be approximately Rs.21.78 lacs (sic)."
Those applying for the post of chief manager (cost accountant) must be between 30 and 45 years of age with a minimum seven years of experience "in the field of activity based costing/technology consultancy/cost center accounting", State Bank of India added. The banking major - which recently merged its operations with six other banks to enter the league of 50 global banks - will give preference to candidates having experience "in association with major IT projects in banking industry/FIs (financial institutions)", SBI added.
"The last date of receipt of hard copy of online application is May 19, 2017," SBI said. Applications are subject to subsequent scrutiny and can be rejected if found to be ineligible at any point of time, it added.
In the same advertisement, SBI has also invited applications for the position of digital system architects, system/business analysts, analysts (analytics) and IT risk managers
SBI has also invited applications for recruitment of 554 special management executives (SME) banking. The current openings are for those between the age group of 25 to 40 years with minimum qualification of CA/ICWA/ACS/MBA in finance or equivalent post-graduation degree in finance. The last date to apply for these positions is May 18, 2017.