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2694298 - Not able to find position when transferring employee from one Company to another

Symptom

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You are trying to transfer one employee from company A to company B and when you are informing the position ID and/or name it is returning "No Data".

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Environment

In position management settings you have set Yes to "Use Company Filter for Positions in MSS Job Information and History" under UI Customizing Tab

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Select Any employee you want to transfer;
  2. Click in Actions > Change Job and Compensation Information;
  3. Select the effective date and Even reason (if event reason is not automatically defined);
  4. Type the position ID and or Name and get "No data"

Cause

Expected Behavior

Resolution

When you have Use Company Filter for Positions in MSS Job Information and History set to "Yes" the system will display the position in the Position field based on the Company defined for the employee, this means that in order to be able to select the position you want you need to follow the following process:

  1. Select Any employee you want to transfer;
  2. Click in Actions > Change Job and Compensation Information;
  3. Select the effective date and Even reason (if event reason is not automatically defined);
  4. Select the Company where the employee will be moved to;
  5. Then after selecting the company you'll be able to select the position you want;

Keywords

cannot find position in job information cannot find position in job history , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-POS , Position Management , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core 1808