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3067836 - Error in Onboarding External User Personal Data Collection after 1H 2021 Release - Onboarding

Symptom

After 2105 release you are experiencing an error message at end of the Personal Data Collection Step. When you new hire tries to submit the information, the following error message shows up:

Because Public Sector Management is enabled, all the users adding this employment must have permission to add an Employee Cost Assignment. Request your admin to grant you the required permissions in Industry MDF Permissions.

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Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding 2105

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Login as the new hire;
  2. Complete all steps in Personal Data Collection;
  3. While submitting the activity, the following error message will show up: Because Public Sector Management is enabled, all the users adding this employment must have permission to add an Employee Cost Assignment. Request your admin to grant you the required permissions in Industry MDF Permissions.

Cause

This a Product defect related to 2105 release - These permissions should not be validated for new hires.

Resolution

This issue is going to be fixed through a patch (PTCH-36195) on July 7th (subject to be changed)

Keywords

Public, Sector, Management, enabled, users, adding, this, employment, must, have, permission, Employee, Cost, Assignment, Request, admin, grant, required, permissions, Industry, MDF, onboarding , KBA , LOD-SF-OBX , Onboarding 2.0 , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Onboarding 2105