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3363834 - Direct reports do not have manager changed after Hire Date Correction - Employee Central


After changing the hire date of a manager to a future date, the records of direct reports are not updated, and the invalid manager is still displayed.


SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Hire a manager with a start date as of today or in the past
  2. Assign direct reports
  3. Go to Hire Date Correction and adjust the hire date to a date in the future
  4. See that the records of direct reports were not updated and the manager is still displayed.


This is currently a limitation of Hire Date Correction tool.


In case this is important to your business, we encourage you to submit an idea for SAP SuccessFactors Products to have this functionality considered within future development cycles – you can do this on our Customer Community Portal. For detailed steps on How to Submit Ideas for SAP SuccessFactors Products, please refer to KBA 2090228.

See Also

2636395 - Hire Date Correction: Change Hire Date Retroactively across all Hire Date relevant portlets


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