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2764044 - How does recruiting handle the Job Requisitions posting Start Date and Time - Recruiting Management


Recruiting users are seeing different start / end date and time for the same Job Requisition.

User 1 posted a Job Requisition and user 2 is seeing another start / end date/time for the same Job Requisition.

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Working as Designed.

The posting time will always be on Posting User's Midnight (Based on Windows Timezone).
The information in A is the time zone based in SFSF User's Location, while the information in B is calculated from the original posting time.



The first user, Aanya Sing, is located in EDT zone in her SFSF user profile.

Aanya Profile.png

She have posted the Job internally using the Windows Timezone EDT (A) and externally when using Windows Timezone UTC (B). 

Aanya Posting.png

Both date/times show, in EDT, the midnight of the posting User


If we change the user visualizing it, the posting time will be the same, but calculated based in SFSF User's Location.

Marcia Profile.png

Marcia Posting.png

Marcia Posting.png

Please note that if you proxy as another user, the calculation will always taking into account the user loged in as, not the proxied as.


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