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2824528 - To be hired flag not updating via employee import - Employee Central


Transfer or hire an employee via Job Information import is not updating the To Be Hired flag under Position.


  • SAP Cloud Support Employee Central
  • Position Management

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Employee Import
  2. Select Job History template
  3. Import in the system your desired file

Result: Check Job Information was correct updated, but the Position to be hired flag does not.


There is required fields on the position with no values, which is not letting system save the position record.


  1. Please go to Manage Position
  2. Search/Find the Position that is needed to use
  3. Click to Make Correction
  4. Check if there is no Required fields missing data


To be hired, to be hired flag not updating, import not updating , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-POS , Position Management , Problem


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