- When the candidates apply to the requisition, the gender field in the application is showing only value "No selection", "Male", "Female" irrespective of the picklist id associated to this field with additional options.
- Is it possible to add more values to this standard gender field?
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SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management - All Versions
Reproducing the Issue
Below is the configuration :
<field-definition id="gender" type="picklist" required="true" custom="false" public="true" readOnly="false" anonymize="false" forward-intact="true">
For ex: Customer is adding a new option in the picklist as "Prefer not to answer" and the field type is picklist.
According to the Implementation Guide, this is standard field configuration from SF and the values are not configurable. Only No Selection, Male and Female will be supported. Also, the field should not be configured as "required=true" and even if does, the system will considered the "No Selection" option valid.
The gender field will appear with radio buttons in the candidate application.
In case mobile apply is enabled :
When mobile apply is not enabled :
As a workaround, the customer can create a new custom field to replace the gender standard one and add the desired values inside it. For Ex : cust_gender, so that the instance will identify this field as a custom field.
2612368 - Reporting: Field 'Gender' in Application (Recruiting V2) display incorrect data for few Candidates
Gender Question, Gender Field, Gender Application, Male, Female, No Selection , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-CAN , General Candidate Issues (not Offers, not Profiles) , Problem