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2397199 - Display Candidate ID on Candidate Profile - Recruiting Management


  • How to display Candidate ID on Candidate Profile Business Card?
  • Is it possible to control the read permission of Candidate ID to make it visible to certain roles only?
  • Is it possible to change the display order of the Candidate ID?

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  1. Go to Admin Center > Manage Recruiting Settings.
  2. Enable "Display Candidate ID on the Candidate Profile and Application pages, and enable searching by it within Candidate Search page".

Once the setting is enabled, the Candidate ID will be displayed on the Candidate Profile page and visible to both internal and external candidates as well as recruiting users.

  • External Candidates (RCM external career site > My Profile)

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  • Internal Candidates (Careers > My Candidate Profile)

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  • Recruiting Users (Candidate Search)

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  • Although there is a standard field of Candidate ID in the Candidate Profile template, it is not possible to control the read permission, for example, to make it visible to Internal Candidate/External Candidate/Recruiter only.
  • The display order of the Candidate ID is fixed and cannot be edited.
  • It is not supported to display Candidate ID on RMK career site. This applies to both the external career site and the internal career site powered by Career Site Builder.

See Also

KB article 2699826 - Fields supported and how to change label in Candidate Profile Business Card - Recruiting Management


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