The State Bank of India is looking to fill specialized positions through its Specialist Cadre Officers (SCO) Recruitment 2024. If you’re interested in roles like Senior Vice President, Trade Finance Officer, Risk Specialist, Research Analyst, or Chartered Accountant, you can apply online from June 7th to June 27th, 2024. Check out the recruitment notice for details on who can apply, what the jobs involve, how they select candidates, age limits, salaries, and anything else you need to know.

The SBI is hiring Specialist Officers for 181 positions in 2024. They’ll pick candidates based on shortlisting and interviews. Check out the table below for more details on the SBI SO Recruitment 2024.

Overview Details
Organization State Bank of India (SBI)
Exam Name         SBI SO 2024
Post Specialist Cadre
Total Vacancy 181
Application Mode Online
Medium of Exam English
Registration Period 07th to 27th June 2024
Selection Process l  Shortlisting

l  Interview

l  Merit List

Job Location         All Over India
Official Website


SBI Specialist Officer SCO Recruitment 2024: Notification

The State Bank of India has announced vacancies for Specialist Cadre positions through the SBI SO Notification 2024 PDF. These positions are available in various departments on both regular and contractual terms. If you’re interested in applying for the SBI SO 2024 Exam, you can check out the official notification by clicking on the links provided below.

Download Official Notification

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SBI Specialist Officer SCO Recruitment 2024: Important Dates

The released dates regarding the SBI Specialist Cadre Officers (SO) 2024 online exam have been published by the State Bank of India (SBI). They also shared a notification PDF. The application process of the exam begins from June 7th, 2024, on the official portal of SBI. The application submission window will remain open until June 27th 2024. Here are the key dates for the SBI SO 2024 Recruitment

Event Dates
Application Starts From 07/06/2024
Last Date To Apply Online 27/06/2024
Last Date To Pay Exam Fee 27/06/2024
Exam Date As Per Schedule
Admit Card Available Before Exam


SBI Specialist Officer SCO Recruitment 2024: Vacancy

The State Bank of India (SBI) is in the process of recruiting 181 specialized staff for different roles such as Trade Finance Officer, Risk Specialist, Senior Vice President, Support Officer-Trade, Research Analyst, Chartered Accountant, and Defence Banking Advisor. These vacancies are classified under different categories depending on the type of job and eligibility of the candidates. For more details, you can refer to the below table

Trade Finance Officer (MMGS-II) 61 38 11 25 15 150
Climate Risk Specialist (MMGS-III) 02 02
Market Risk Specialist (MMGS-III) 03 03
Senior Vice President (Infrastructure Security & Special Projects) 01 01
Senior Vice President (Information Security Operations) 01 01
Support officer-Trade Finance Revamp Project & YONO Business 05 01 01 07
Research Analyst-Forex 01 01
Research Analyst-Equity 02 02
Research Analyst-Private Equity 02 02
Chartered Accountant 06 02   01 09
Defence Banking Advisor (DBA)- Air Force 01 01
Circle Defence Banking Advisor (CDBA) – Bengaluru 01 01
Circle Defence Banking Advisor (CDBA) – Chandigarh 01 01
Total 87 31 11 27 15 181


SBI Specialist Officer SCO Recruitment 2024: Eligibility           

If you want to apply for the general SBI Specialist Officer (SO) recruitment, then you must read the details of the notification for the eligibility criteria. Some of them are like your education qualification, age, work experience, etc., which could be required as per a certain date mentioned in the official notice. These requirements are divided down for your convenience here, as to what qualifications are required, what age range is a necessity and what experience is necessary for each position that may be available.


Educational Qualification

The educational qualification required for various posts in the 2024 SBI Specialist Officers (SO) recruitment varies from post to post. Please refer to the table provided below to identify what is required for each job.

Post Educational Qualification
Trade Finance Officer Graduate from a recognized University or Institution AND Certificate in Forex by IIBF
Climate Risk Specialist Postgraduate/Master’s degree in environmental management/ Environmental Sciences/Climate Change/Climate Finance/Disaster Management/Natural Resource Management/Statistics/MBA(Finance)/MBA (Banking & Finance)
Senior Vice President B.E/B.Tech in Computer Science/Computer Science & Engineering/Information Technology/Electronics/Electronics & Communications Engineering/Software Engineering
Support Officer-Trade No specific educational qualifications required for retired officers of SBI & erstwhile Associates (e-ABs)
Research Analyst MBA (Finance) or PGDBM (Finance) or PGDM (Finance) from recognized institute OR CFA/CA/CAIA/Cost Accountants (CMA erstwhile ICWA) with graduation
Chartered Accountant Minimum 3 years post-qualification experience in a Scheduled Commercial Bank/FI/Corporate in Supervisory capacity
Defence Banking Advisor Not Applicable


Post Qualification Experience
Circle Defence Banking Advisor (CDBA) Retired Air Vice Marshal or above, Indian Air Force
Senior Vice President Min. 15 years work experience
Support Officer-Trade Min. 5 years in bank, Officer (Scale III-V)
Research Analyst Min. 2 years experience
Chartered Accountant Min. 3 years experience
Defence Banking Advisor Retired Air Vice Marshal or above, Indian Air Force


Age Limit (01/12/2023)

For the SBI Specialist Cadre Officers Recruitment 2024, General/OBC/EWS candidates need to pay Rs. 750 as the application fee, while SC/ST/PWBD candidates don’t have to pay any fee.

Post Age Limit)
Trade Finance Officer 23 – 32 years
Climate Risk Specialist 25 – 40 years
Senior Vice President 36 – 50 years
Support Officer-Trade Max. 63 years
Research Analyst 24 – 36 years
Chartered Accountant 25 – 35 years
Defence Banking Advisor Max. 60 years


SBI Specialist Officer SCO Recruitment 2024: Selection Process

The SBI SCO Recruitment 2024 Selection Process has three main steps

  1. Shortlisting
  2. Interview
  3. Merit List


SBI Specialist Officer SCO Recruitment 2024: Application Fees

The SBI SO 2024 application fee is a key part of applying for the job. To apply, you have to pay this fee when you submit your form. It’s like a processing fee. You can pay using your debit card, credit card, net banking, UPI, or other ways. Here are the fees for different categories of applicants.

Category Fee
General / OBC / EWS ₹750
SC / ST / PH ₹0


SBI Specialist Officer SCO Recruitment 2024: Apply Link

Started from June 7th, 2024, you can apply for SBI SO 2024 positions on their official website, They’re hiring for various Specialist Cadre Officer roles. Remember, the deadline to apply and pay the fee online is June 27th, 2024. If you’re interested and eligible, just use the direct link provided for the SBI SO Vacancy.


Click Here To Apply

Trade Finance Officer Apply Online Link
Risk Specialist Apply Online Link
Senior Vice President Apply Online Link
Support officer-Trade Apply Online Link
Research Analyst Apply Online Link
Chartered Accountant  Apply Online Link
Defence Banking Advisor Apply Online Link


How To Apply For SBI Specialist Officer SCO Recruitment 2024?

  1. Open the link we have shared in article and then click “NEW REGISTRATION.”
  2. Fill in your basic info and proceed.
  3. Upload your photo and signature as instructed.
  4. Enter your education and work info, then proceed.
  5. Review and confirm your application.
  6. Pay the fee with a card or net banking.
  7. Click “Final Submit” to finish and save your application for later.