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3100494 - An error occurred while saving the concurrent employment - SAP Employee Central


When trying to create add a concurrent employment for an employee following error occur: 

"An error occurred while saving the concurrent employment"


  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central
  • Concurrent Employment/Global Assignment
  • Position Management


The position select for this concurrent employment is parent position for current employee position, which means that employee will be own manager which is not allowed.


Select a different position during concurrent employment creation and make sure the selected position is not employees higher-level position, you can check that by:

  1. Going to Position Org Chart
  2. Search for the current user position
  3. The position you trying to assign on concurrent employment cannot be above current employee position.


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