Bank Cashier

Minimum ? Graduate

Freshers or up to 2 years of work experience as teller in financial service industry

The tasks a Teller Bank is expected to perform include:

Making payment up to specified limit to bank depositors or their authorised persons towards withdrawal forms or cheques

Maintaining up-to-date account of payments made


Making debit entries in depositors account card and drawing up-to date balance

Proficient in checking cash drawers at the end of the day and calculating daily transactions using computer, calculators, etc.


Well-versed in recording transactions and issuing computer generated receipts

Proficient in counting currency and coins by hand or by using currency counting machine

Adept in identifying transaction mistakes when debit and credits do not balance

Knowledge of preparing and verifying cashier?s checks

Proficient in dealing with customer and resolving their queries

Adept in monitoring bank vaults to ensure cash balances are correct

Well-versed in monitoring cash movement and ensuring adequate cash availability

Proficient in processing transactions such as term deposits, automated teller transaction, etc.

Knowledge of banking processes and products

Well-versed in operating banking software

Not applicable

Effective communication skills


Good listener


Good mathematical skills

Relationship building skills

Hardworking and persistent

It is a desk job

Need not handle a team

Travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time and contractual jobs are not available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 9/10 hours everyday. This may vary company to company

Shift system is not available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL), Both Leg (BL), Muscular Weakness (MW), and those who have their Hearing Impaired (HH)

This job is considered to be mildly hazardous or dangerous

Health risks include stress, extensive use of computer, sitting for long hours, etc.Occupational hazards include shoulder back pain, neck pain, fatigue, eyestrain, headache, risk of metabolic syndrome, etc.

For freshers ? INR 10,000 to INR 12,000 per month For candidates with 1/2yearsofexperience-INR12,000 to INR 15,000 per month For candidates withover2yearsexperience-INR15,000 to INR 25,000 per month(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Overview of Banking, Financial Service and Insurance Sector in India

India is one of the fast growing economies and second most populous country in the world. With the population of more than a billion people and rising per capita income India provides an enormous opportunity for the BFSI companies. Currently 58.7 percent of the Indian households do not have access to any banking and financial service network, thus offer an enormous opportunity to BFSI companies to expand by introducing new products, leveraging technology, deploying innovative strategies and ramping up distribution network.

India has a diversified financial sector, which is undergoing rapid expansion. The sector comprises commercial banks,insurancecompanies, non-banking financial companies, co-operatives, pension funds,mutual fundand other smaller financial entities. The financial sector in India is predominated by banking sector. The Ibanking sector in India is fragmented, with 46 commercial banks competing for business with dozens of foreign banks as well as rural and co-operative lenders. Public sector banks holds majority of the market share in Indian banking sector.

The banking industry in India has the potential to become the fifth largest banking industry in the world by 2020 and third largest by 2025 according to a KPMG-CII report. Thesizeof banking assets in India has reached US$ 1.8 trillion in FY13 and is expected to touch US$ 28.5 trillion by FY25. Over the next decade, the banking sector is projected to create over 1.5 million new jobs, driven by the efforts of the RBI and the Government of India to integrate financial services into rural areas and to upgrade the traditional way of operations with modern technology. Thus the demand for professionals like Finance Agent, Teller, etc. is bound to increase in banking sector.

The BFSI sector in India currently employs over 2.55 million people and looking at the future growth potential it is estimated that BFSI sector will employ more than 4.2 million employees by 2022, an additional 1.6 million job creation by 2022.

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