Cashier, General

Cash Counter Clerk

The tasks a Cashier, General is expected to perform include:Making and receiving payments and maintaining a record of the cash transactions in bank, office, commercial and industrial establishments

Receiving the cash remittances from the customers

Maintaining the cashbook and other account registers

Verifying the statement of account from other daily records of actual receipt and payment

Keeping the cash and other valuables in strong rooms or vaults for safe custody

Rendering a periodical report on cash transactions to superiors

Making the payment of wages and salaries to the staff against acquaintance rolls, pay bills etc.

Proficient in counting cash and examining currency notes and coins to detect counterfeit ones

Well-versed with making entries in receipt registers, initials vouchers and passing them to superiors for signature

Well-versed with receiving passed cheques, bills, vouchers, etc. and making payment to parties after making entries in the register

Knowledge of preparing the statement of monetary transaction of receipt and payment made during the day

Proficient in verifying the statement of account from other daily records of actual receipt and payment

Well-versed in drawing or depositing money in treasuries or banks

Knowledge of receiving foreign currency and making the payment in local currencies to clients

Knowledge of preparing a periodical report on the cash transactions

Good numerical skills

Good mathematical skills

Ability to check the various cash registers of Shroff to scrutinize the accounts

Knowledge of assisting the Accountant in the preparation of budgets, balance sheets, etc.Ability to supervise the work of Shroffs, Money Testers and Bill Collectors

Good communication skills

Eye for detail


Calm and composed

Hardworking and persistent

It is a desk job Need not handle a team

Travelling is not a part of this job

Part-time work and contractual jobs maybe available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Working hours are 10/12 hours everyday for 5/6 days a week. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?This job is suitable for candidates with One Arm (OA), Both Leg (BL), One Leg (OL) and Muscular Weakness (MW)

The job is considered mildly hazardous or dangerous Health hazards include working for long hours, etc.Occupational hazards include strain on eyes, cervical spondylosis and lumbar spondylosis, carpal tunnel syndrome, mental stress, etc.

For freshers - INR 15,000 to INR 18,000 per monthFor candidates with 2-4 years of experience or more - INR 23,000 to INR 25,000 per month(*This figure are indicative and subject to change)

Current and Future Trends of the Organized Retail Sector in IndiaThe Indian retail industry estimated at US$ 435 billion is expected to witness a CAGR of 18.1% over the next 4-5 years and reach US$ 848 billion. Penetration of organized players is estimated to increase to 11% from the current level of 7% with the organized segment projected to grow at approximately 29% CAGR. The Indian retail industry has been growing at a steady pace fuelled by factors like changing lifestyles, rising disposable incomes, favourable demographics, and easy credit availability. Retail is one of the largest employers of the Indian workforce with about 90% of employment concentrated in frontend/retail customer associate profiles at store level operations. Soft skills such as communication skills and interpersonal skills are the key criteria for employability for both entry level and middle level jobs at the store-end. This industry currently employs over 31 million people in conventional retail segments and an additional 7.6 million in specialized retail segments like QSR, auto and jewellery retail as on 2013. The employment base of the industry is expected to reach 40.4 million by 2022 in conventional retail segments and 15.55 million in specialized retail segments. This would translate into an additional 17.35 million employment opportunities during the period 2013-22.

Commercial and industrial establishments across India

Banks across India

Town and cities across India

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All commerce, science and arts colleges across India

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