Sahitya Akademi, under Ministry of Culture, invites applications from eligible candidates for recruitment of the posts of Publication Assistant at Regional Office, Kolkata, and Assistant Editor for its Sub-Office, Chennai.
Publication Assistant – 1 Vacancy
Assistant Editor – 1 Vacancy
Last Date for receipt of Applications: January 23, 2017
Publication Assistant – The candidate must possess graduation or equivalent degree with Diploma in Printing; OR Five years experience in a printing press or a publishing house or a Government undertaking concerned with book publishing.
Assistant Editor – The candidate must hold a post graduation degree from a recognized University in a language/ literature. Candidate must have at least five years experience in editing literary and scholarly manuscripts and overseeing them through the various stages of production.
Upper Age Limit: 30 years for Publication Assistant, and 50 years for Assistant Editor Post. However, relaxation in upper age limit for reserved category is applicable as per government rules.
PB-2, Rs.9300-34800/- plus Grade Pay of Rs.4200/- for Publication Assistant Post
PB-2, Rs.15600-39100/- plus Grade Pay of Rs.5400/- for Assistant Editor Post
How to Apply: Interested candidates are suggested to send duly completed application form in prescribed format along with the requested documents as per suggested in official advertisement by post to: The Secretary, Sahitya Akademi, Rabindra Bhavan, 35, Ferozeshah Road, New Delhi- 110001
The envelope containing the application form must be superscribed as “Application for the post of Publication Assistant (Unreserved)” OR “Application for the post of Assistant Editor (Reserved for ST)”.
For complete detail on this recruitment and other important guidelines, please refer to official recruitment notification from Sahitya Akademi, here, www.sahitya-akademi.gov.in