Telecom Regulatory Authority Of India Recruitment of Advisor(Legal)


Advt. No.1-23/2015-A and P

All Ministries/Department of Government of India Central public Sector Undertakings, Statutory and Autonomous Bodies Army Hqtrs., Naval Hqtrs. and air Force Hqtrs.

Calling application for filling up of the Post of Advisor (Legal) in TRAI [HQ], New Delhi on deputation on foreign service terms.

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), New Delhi, is a statutory body set up under an Act of parliament viz. the TRAI Act, 1997. TRAI has been established to regulate the Telecommunication Service and to protect the interest of service Providers and consumers of the telecom sector, to promote and ensure orderly growth of the telecom sector and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. The functions relating to regulation of Broadcasting and Cable Service Sectors have also been entrusted to TRAI from 2004.

The organization proposes to fill up the post of Advisor (Legal) on deputation on foreign service terms in its headquarter at New Delhi, initially for a period of two years. The details of qualification and experience etc., are as under:

Name of
Advisor (Legal)
Pay Band and Grade Pay Pay Band-4, Rs.37400-67000 plus Grade Pay Rs.10,000/- plus allowance such as DA, HRA, etc as per Govt.Rules.
Eligibility criteria(+) Officer of the Central Govt., Central Public Sector Undertaking and Statutory and Autonomous Bodies
(i) holding equivalent post OR
(ii) Officer in selection Grade with four years of regular service in that grade OR
(iii)Group 'A' officers having seventeen years of regular service in Group 'A' of which at least four years of regular service shall be in the Selection Grade.
Qualification A Master/Bachelors Degree in Law from a recognized University/Institution and possessing requisite experience in the relevant field.
Desirable Experience
  • Should have work experience in analyzing and dealing with cases and litigation in the High Court and Supreme Court or in similar Appellate Tribunals.
  • Should have work experience in examining policy issues from a legal perspective, and the drafting of statutory regulations, directions and rules.
  • Should be thoroughly familiar with court procedures and tendering of legal advice.
  • Also desirable is work experience in performing quasi-judicial function or administering tax laws or regulatory function under a Central Government statute.
(+)Age not to exceed 56 years on the date of closure of application.

All the Ministries/Departments, Central Public Sector Undertaking and Statutory and Autonomous Bodies are requested to forward application in the Prescribed proforma (can be downloaded from TRAI's website www.trai.gov.in) along with attested copies of ACRs/APARs for the last five years and vigilance/disciplinary clearance of eligible candidates whose service could be placed at the disposal of the Authority immediately in the event of their selection. The application should be sent in an envelope superscribing the post applied for to the Senior Research Officer (A and P), Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, Mahanagar Door Sanchar Bhawan, J.L. Nehru Marg (Old Minto Road), next to Zakir Hussain College, New Delhi-110002 on or before 25th July, 2016.

For more information visit official Notification.
Official Notification