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2224323 - Is it possible to view the "Candidate Source" and "Source" information via APIs?


Is it possible to extract the "Candidate Source" and 'Source' visible as columns in the Application landing page, via API ?


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The 'Candidate Source' information is not available via API. This means not available via SFAPI, ODATA API or Integration Centre. It is only available via Report Center.
If you wish to see the "Candidate Source" via API as well feel free to vote for this existing enhancement request: Request ID: 275166 - [ODATA] - Recruiting Marketing candidate source details exposed in OData.

The 'Source' information is available via API and Report Center.

Below are the steps to generate the report.

  1. Go to "Reporting" tab 
  2. create a new report using "Recruiting V2" domain
  3. navigate to columns and select "Source Details" and 'Source' from "Application" category 

Adhoc Reports - Source & Source Details.png

'Source details' refers to the 'Candidate Source' field whereas 'Source' refers to the 'Source' field


For Source, the information can also be obtained Via Integration center.

  1. Open Integration Center
  2. Create New Scheduled CSV File Output Integration
  3. Under JobApplication entity, select Source (source) String and Source Label (sourceLabel) String


See Also

2090228 - How to Submit Enhancement Requests for SAP SuccessFactors Products

2887152 - Set Source Value in Candidate Application using OData API


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