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2741102 - Editing Company via Job Information history for Contingent Worker brings all permanent employee fields - Employee Central


When changing Company field on Job Information History for a Contingent Worker, all fields that belongs permanent employees appears in Job Information.

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  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central
  • Contingent Worker Management
  • Job Information

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Contingent Worker Profile
  2. Go to Job Information section
  3. Click on the Clock icon
  4. Click on Edit
  5. Check that just fields for that were configured for contingent worker are showing in the screen
  6. Change Company for a new value
  7. The job Information will update and now show the job information as permanent employee


This is an expected behavior of the system when using "Edit" button on Job Information History and changing the company. When change company then will treat the contingent worker as a permanent employee in the system.


The correct way to change Job Information of the employee is following steps below:

  1. Go to Contingent Worker Profile
  2. Click on Take Action
  3. Select Edit Organization Information


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