SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2887152 - Set source value in Candidate application using API

Symptom

When trying to insert a candidate application to a job requisition using API the source field is blank even though I provided a value.

The Odata API data dictionary says the source field is text.

Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Management

Cause

Source field should have a numeric value.

Resolution

The source field is a numeric values when using API to set the source of an application.

The following table provided the numeric values to set the source field.

Source numeric Value  Source Mapped to 
0

Internal Career Site

1 Corporate: Default Site
2 Job Board: 
3 Forwarded
4 Agency
5 Referral 
6 Internal Referred
7

Job Vite

8 Recruiting Marketing 
9 Forwarded as Applicant 

Keywords

Source, Candidate, API , KBA , LOD-SF-RCM-API , Webservices & APIs , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting all versions