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2076123 - Manage Data - Capture Historical Manager ID for VarPay using <meta-hist-mgr> attribute in meta-sect - Performance Management


  • When the History Processor is run, it creates data in the VP History File which is displayed in the VP History Editor. If an employee transfers to a new manager in a second or subsequent assignment, the History File shows the previous assignment.


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  • When there is a manager change via import or Modify Document Transfer, the original manager ID is captured in the PM form and therefore can be retained for use by the Variable Pay program.
  • <meta-hist-mgr> attribute in meta-sect of the PM form is needed to capture this information so that the variable pay program correctly shows historical manager info as opposed to using the current manager on record.
  • Logic = If historic manager exists in PM form, Manager field of Employee History is set as historic manager, else Manager field is set as manager in user directory.


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