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2676608 - Job Requisition in Closed Status But Not Closing - SuccessFactors Recruiting


How does a user close an open job requisition?

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  • All values for the closed status in the picklist should defined as "99999".
  • If the status selected is not recognize as closed/holded, you will receive the below error message that will list all your configured closed/holded statuses:

" Please select one of the closed status (...) to closed this job requisition. "


  1. Recruiting > Select the desired job requisition
  2. In order to close an open job requisiton a user must first change the status of the requisition to a status that is defined as "closed"


  1. Click Save Changes or Close Job Requisiton


Note: If an MDF picklist is configured in the instance, it might be possible the label "OptValue" is missing from the picklist file. In order to edit this field, follow the steps described in KBA 2662475

See Also

  • KB article 2662475 - Configuring '99999' picklist value for Requisition Closed status in MDF Picklist - SuccessFactors Recruiting
  • KB article 2548296 - Configuring Job Requisition Hold Status/Closed Status When Using Legacy Picklists in Recruiting


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