SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2274816 - How to Create an Event Reason

Symptom

How to create an event reason in Employee Central

Environment

Success Factors - Employee Central

Resolution

1)      Navigate to Admin Center -> Manage Organization, Pay and Job Structures -> Click on ‘Event Reason’ in the Create New dropdown.

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2)      Provide the values for the following fields:

Effective as of     - From when should the event reason be effective or visible in the system.

Event Reason Id - A unique id for the event reason

Event Reason Name - Name for the event reason

Status - Event Reason status (Active/Inactive)

Event - The event that needs to be mapped to the event reason (The events are defined in Picklist Management)

Employee Status – The status of the employee when this particular event reason is selected in his job info portlet.

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3. Once you have created the event reason, you will then have to permission the event reason by doing the following

    1. Admin Center > Manage Permission Roles

    2. Choose a role > Click Permission

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    3. Go to the Employee Data Section > Event Reason > Grant Permission to Event Reason > Save

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    4. Log out and log back in again and the event reason will appear

Keywords

Event Reason, How to Create an Event Reason, Create Event Reason , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-FOO , Foundation Objects - MDF & Legacy , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite all versions