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2538920 - "Set up Job Board Options" not showing in Admin Center - Recruiting Management


Configuration for "Set up Job board options"

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There is one or more pre-requisites not met.



Set Up Job Board Options requires initial configuration in Provisioning by Professional Services.

  1. Open Provisioning > Company Settings
  2. Enable Job Board Posting - eQuest

Next, to enable permissions for this functionality open the relevant setting for your instance:

Role-Based Permissions

  1. Open Admin Center
  2. Select 'Set User Permissions'
  3. In 'Manage Permission Roles', select a Role Permission
  4. Edit 'Manage Recruiting'
  5. Enable 'Set Up Job Boards' permission
  6. Click Save


  1. Open Admin Center
  2. Select Recruiting
  3. Edit Set up Job Board Options
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  4. Industry Values Setup: The options configured here map to the industry field in the Requisition XML. From this page, admin users can select the industries applicable to the customer's business. The fields selected appear in the dropdown list when the industry field is shown
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  5. Open Country and State/Province Values Set up > Custom Select > Search for countries by name or two-digit code
  6. When a country is selected, all states/provinces/regions in that country are automatically selected. If not all states are desired, take the additional step of selecting only the desired states/provinces/regions within a selected country

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