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3059960 - Upload of Business Goals on Var Pay Template Errors out


Getting an error from Monitor Jobs when importing Business Goal

Error: Not enough Performance/Payout Percent fields are configured


SAP SuccessFactors Variable Pay

Reproducing the Issue

1. Prepare a business goals file to load direct payout entries (prepare the file without any performance or payout fields. Leave them as blank).
2. Go to variable pay template of 2021 Bonus.
3. Go to Business Goals under Plan Details.
4. Try to import the prepared file.
5. Check Monitor Jobs.


Most likely, payoutFunctionType field from the import file has the invalid Payout type.


Ensure that the payoutFunctionType is configured with the Correct Payout Type.

When goal achievement results are known and the payout percentage is defined.

When you want to approximate the payout value between the two given data points.

Step Scale 
When you want to achieve any of the set guidelines. Anything in between takes the lower value.

See Also

Creating Business Goals


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