State Bank of India (SBI) is the largest commercial bank in India and it is one of the favorite banks in India for job aspirants in the banking sector.SBI is conducting exams to recruit for clerical and probationary officers position for its various offices across the country. Many candidates applied for the posts as it offers the candidates a decent pay package along with career growth based on merit.
SBI PO: The Bank offers best pay package
There are many reasons why candidates prefer SBI over other banks:
State Bank of India offers the best pay package among all the public and private sector commercial banks of the country. If you join as a PO, you are supposed to get four additional increments in your basic salary compared to other banks and that increases your gross salary by around Rs 5000 per month. As a clerk also, SBI offers good pay package.
The legacy of the bank
It is an institution that has a long history and along with that, a great legacy to start with. It is this legacy that makes this bank different from other banks. This bank is truly ‘a banker to every Indian’ as its tagline says.
Merit determines your growth here
This is another thing that the younger generation likes about this bank. It is a bank where you can move up the corporate ladder only on the virtue of your hard work, dedication and your willingness to learn new things. The perfect example for this is the Present Chairman of the bank who joined the bank as a PO and is now at the hot seat of the Indian commercial banking system.
Developing and nurturing of talent
If you are really passionate about banking, SBI is the bank you should aim for. It enables you with the necessary knowledge and skills required to succeed as a banker. The training imparted in this bank through its training establishments is unmatched in the banking industry.
Once you are in SBI, you get to experience the A to Z of banking. If you are an interested and willing learner, SBI is the place for you. It teaches you and also gives you the opportunity to apply that in your practical life by giving you challenging assignments throughout your career with the bank.
The work culture
The best of work culture is prevalent in the bank since every senior person in the bank is ready to help you whenever and in whatever way you require their help. It is this culture that makes the SBI a family. A family of more than 250000 employees who are always there to take care of each other, to help each other and grow with the bank.
SBI is a government owned organization and come what may, it will never become a private bank. The job security it provides cannot be found in any other bank.
If you are in the banking sector, you should be in SBI. That is how the saying goes. Come what may, SBI Employees garner a different kind of respect and status in the society. You can never get this luxury working for any other commercial bank of the country
Best perquisites in the industry
You have perquisites that include telephone bill, internet allowance, petrol allowance, festival advance, various loans at concessional rates, briefcase grant, newspaper allowance, book grant, entertainment allowance and many more once you join the bank. It takes care of its employees very well even after the retirement.
Global ambitions satisfied
Yes, if you are an ambitious person having dreams of international exposure, SBI is the place for you. You will get assignments at various countries during the tenure of your service if you are a performing individual. SBI rewards the performance and the dedication of its employees by giving them interesting and challenging assignments that include international banking exposure.
SBI is a bank that takes care of more or less all your needs. You have to just perform well and the bank will take care of the rest. SBI is the only bank that features in Fortune 500 list of banks and it justifies that tag by being one of the most dynamic and preferred employers in the public sector. That is also evident from the proposal it sent to the Ministry of Finance regarding sharing of its profit among its employees. Employees make SBI the best and SBI compensates very well to them.
Give your best and perform to the best of your abilities.
All the best!!