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2893421 - You do not see the option to update "Employment Details" through "Take Action"


  • Unable to see the Option "Take Action -> Employment Details" HR Managers / Managers in customer instance


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  • Success Factors Employee Central
  • Permission Roles

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to the Employee Profile
  2. In Take Action, You do not see "Employment Details" 


The Option Take Action -> Employment Details does not appear when there is a missing Permission


Assign the permission as below -

  1. Go to Permission role suppose "Manager of Employees"
  2. Navigate to Permissions.
  3. Go to Section "Employee Data".
  4. Search for HR Actions -> Check "Update Employment Records (displayed as 'Take Action' button)"

See Also

2489839 - Permissions to see Employment Details Portlet


Employment Details, Permission, Take Action, MSS, EMP , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-EMP , Employment Information (Employment Details) , How To


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