You are importing your corporate data model changing the length of the field payroll-event in event reason.
You have noticed that even if the length is greater then 4, in manage organization, pay and job structures, when creating an event you'll not be able to add more than 4 characters there.
<hris-field max-length="5" id="payroll-event" visibility="both">
SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central (EC) - All Versions
payroll-event length , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-BCI , Manage Business Configuration (BCUI) & Data Models (XML) , Bug Filed
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