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2997386 - 2011: Higher Duty automatically created when accessing Add: Higher Duty/ Temporary Assignment page


Go to Employee profile  > Action and click Add: Higher Duty/ Temporary Assignment. This automatically creates Higher Duty for Employee without submitting any data.


  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central : Higher Duty or Temporary Assignment

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to any employee profile
  2. Take action >Add Higher Duty/Temporary Assignment
  3. Do not add any fields or click continue
  4. Search for the same employee in people search
  5. Notice in quick card, Higher duty is created
  6. Now open the employee profile again
  7. Take action > Manage Higher Duty option is available and Higher duty is created


The issue is fixed via patch on 2nd Feb 2021 (b2011p16)


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SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central 2011 ; SAP SuccessFactors HXM Core 2011