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1703348 - Manager Assigned to an Org Unit is not Visible for the Respective Employees


You have assigned a Manager to an Org Unit but the Manager is not available for those Employees in Personnel File.

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Assigning a Employee as a Manager to an Org Unit.
  2. Go to Personnel Administration work center.
  3. Select Employees view.
  4. Highlight an Employee who belongs to that Org Unit.
  5. Select Edit button.
  6. For the field Org Unit Manager under Organizational Data is empty



The cause for the issue is that the Manager Assignment for the Org Unit is not yet activated.


The system works as designed.

If you assign a Manager for an Org Unit, then the changes should be activated. So, the changes will reflect in other business documents like Personnel File or Time File of those employees.


KBA , AP-OM , Organisational Management , How To


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