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3271249 - Job Information Admin Alert issue: Invalid Foundation Object Association - Employee Central


Admin Alert for job info are displaying plenty of entries with message: An association of the Foundation Object referenced in the HRIS field is invalid as of the Effective Start Date of this record.

When opening the entries, we see: The selected record has the following invalid values. Cost Center: 5000024701(5000024701)(04/01/2022 - 12/31/9999) has invalid association with Location Group while upon checking the association configuration and corresponding data everything is configured correctly. 


  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central
  • SAP SuccessFactors Employee Profile
  • Check Tool
  • Admin Alerts
  • Job Information


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Ways to remove the outdated admin alerts along with updated Admin Alerts are provided with b2211 Release.


From b2211 Release, follow the instructions provided on Enhancements to Alerts for HR Data Issues | SAP Help Portal to remove the outdated Admin Alerts.

See Also


Admin Alerts, Check Tool, Foundation Object, Invalid Association, Field Criteria , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-ADM , Admin Tools (EC Core only) , Problem


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