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2575707 - Error "Assignment Not Valid, Assigned Parent Org Unit Does Not Exist" While Migrating Org Structure


When trying to migrate Organizational Structure, you get the error below in Simulate Import step.

"Assignment not valid, assigned parent Org Unit does not exist"


SAP Hybris Cloud for Customer 1711 and higher.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Business Configuration work center;
  2. Search for Migration of Organizational Structure;
  3. Open the activity;
  4. Click Migrate Organizational Structure using the migration tool;
  5. Select the migration template;
  6. Click Execute Migration and choose Step by Step;
  7. Receive the error in Simulate step.


System is not able to create the parent Org Unit because it has inconsistencies in the Employee tab of the template. For example, the given Employee ID in this tab does not exist in the system.


Under "Employees" tab of your migration template, you need to fill the column Employee ID with the ID of already existing employees in your system.


org unit, migration of organizational structure, parent assignment, employee , KBA , LOD-LE-MIG-MWB , LEAP Migration workbench , Problem


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