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2905119 - Job profile acknowledgement Settings - Trigger not working for Position Based Job Profile


Trigger to approve the changes made in Position based Job Profile is not working. 

The Job Profile Acknowledgement Settings approval does not display under To Do in the Homepage

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SAP SuccessFactors Employee Profile - Job Profile Builder

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to People Profile and modify the employee's Position.
  2. Go to Manage Job Profile Acknowledgement Settings and set the triggers. 
  3. Make changes in the Position Based Job Profile. 
  4. To Do has no Pending Approval for Job Profile Acknowledgement Settings. To Do will not display if there is no items for you to do. 


Job Profile Acknowledgement trigger for Job Profiles Position based is not supported in Job Profile. This is the current system behavior and also the expected one at this point in time.


SuccessFactors do not support Job Profile Acknowledgement trigger for Position based Job Profiles. This is the current system behavior and is working as designed. Hence this is not a defect but enhancement.

You may suggest this as an enhancement request by following this KBA: 2090228 - How to Submit Enhancement Requests for SAP SuccessFactors Products -

See Also


Job Profile Acknowlegement Settings, Job Profile Acknowlegement Trigger, Position based Job Profile, ECT-98129 , KBA , LOD-SF-EP-JPB , Job Profile Builder - DO NOT USE , Product Enhancement


SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite 2105


Job Profile Acknowledgement Settings.docx
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