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2645910 - Data Subject Information Report- Succession Management


How to enable Succession data subject information report?


SuccessFactors BIZX: Succession Management


What is it?

Enables customers to generate a Data Subject (employee,candidate, etc) Report containing all the data subject's personal data available in the application.


  • Succession planning/Succession Management must be enabled (Provisioning)
  • MDF(Generic Objects) must be enabled (Provisioning)
  • MDF Talent Pool usage must be enabled  (Provisioning)- if in use in the module


  1.   Succession Specific Permissions 

   Nomination Methods


Regardless of the nomination method, all data privacy officers need this permission.

Under Succession Planners:


Succession Planning Permission

Succession Management and Matrix Permission



MDF Position


If your system uses MDF Position-based nominations, all data privacy officers also need these permissions


Under Miscellaneous Permissions -> Position-> Choose


  • View Current
  • View History
  • Create
  • Correct


MDF Talent Pool


If you use MDF Talent Pool as part of your Succession Planning process, all data privacy officers need these permissions

Under Miscellaneous Permissions -> Talent Pool-> Choose


  • View Current
  • View History
  • Create
  • Correct
  • Delete

Under Succession Planners, choose:

  • View Talent Pool nominations

 2. General Permission to access tool


  Manage Permission Roles


 Admin Center Permissions

 Enable Information on Data Subject

 Admin Center Permissions

Read Executive Manager Event Payload

Metadata Framework

Admin Access to MDF OData API


  1.   Go to Admin Center-> Data Subject Information
  2.   In the tool, go to Configuration tab-> you would see all possible entities that can be displayed for employees
  3.   Generate Report

 Report Data

  • You cannot generate information reports for external successors (that is, candidates from Recruiting that are assigned as successors). 
  • The information report includes all succession and MDF talent pool nominations for a user regardless of the status of that nomination, but limited to whichever nomination method is currently active in the system


  •  Data Subject Information
  •  Succession Data Subject
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