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3294574 - Error message when trying to create a new Compensation Plan

Symptom

System pop-up error message when trying to create a new compensation plan.

Example of error message:

"Error: Event reason ANSALREV is invalid. Error: Component code LUMPSUM is invalid. Error: FieldName contains invalid property(jobFunction) in comp-ect-input-field-map. fieldId=jobFamily, fieldName=job-code.jobFunction Error: FieldName contains invalid property(defaultJobLevel) in comp-ect-input-field-map. fieldId=jobRole, fieldName=job-code.defaultJobLevel Error: FieldName contains invalid property(jobFunction) in comp-ect-input-field-map. fieldId=finalJobFamily, fieldName=job-code.jobFunction Error: FieldName contains invalid property(defaultJobLevel) in comp-ect-input-field-map. fieldId=finalJobRole, fieldName=job-code.defaultJobLevel Error: Event reason ANSALREV is invalid. Error: Component code LUMPSUM is invalid."

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Environment

SAP SuccessFactors Compensation

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Compensation Home;
  2. Add a new Compensation Plan;
  3. Add a SuccessFactors plan template;
  4. Fill in the parameters;

Error message pops-up.

Cause

The event reason ALSALREV and pay component LUMPSUM are declared in the EC-Integrated template uploaded in the SuccessStore. When downloading the template the error you encountered will pop up because you do not have these in your instance.

Resolution

To resolve the issue it is necessary to add the information missing from your instance.

For example:

"The missing event reason and pay component must be added to your instance.

To add Event reason follow the below steps:

  1. Admin Center
  2. Employee Files
  3. Manage Organization, Pay and Job Structures
  4. Create New
  5. Event Reason

To add Pay component, follow the below steps:

  1. Admin Center
  2. Employee Files
  3. Manage Organization, Pay and Job Structures
  4. Create New
  5. Pay Component

These steps can be followed to add other types of information to the instance.

Keywords

Error, message, Create new compensation plan, Compensation, Plan, EC-integrated, event reason, Job Structures, code, ANSALREV, LUMPSUM , KBA , LOD-SF-CMP-EC , EC data, EC mappings, configuration & settings , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors Compensation all versions