Skip to Content

Add resource to a project

Dear experts,

please assist, I'm not able to staff my project by clicking "add resources".

My employee is extended with employment data (assigned to a company code, cost center, working schedule).

Can anybody explain why and assist in resolving this issue.

wkr

Rob

Add a comment
10|10000 characters needed characters exceeded

Related questions

2 Answers

  • Best Answer
    author's profile photo Former Member
    Former Member
    Posted on Jul 31, 2019 at 07:03 AM

    Hello Rob,

    In order to add ressources to the workpackage, you need to use the API Manage Workforce Availability if you don't use use SucessFactors. With the API, you are able to add hours for each ressources.

    Hope this helps.

    Manon

    Add a comment
    10|10000 characters needed characters exceeded

    • Hi Angelina Ramaisa ,

      Thank you for getting back. First I want to bring back to your attention the restriction on intercompany transfers we have in place for integration with SFSF EC:

      https://launchpad.support.sap.com/#/notes/2799935

      That said, when I encountered a similar case during a past project what resolved the issue was changing/modifying the hire date field in SFSF EC to match the start of the project date. In addition to maintaining availability to the corresponding dates. It is also important that in case you replicate the full HR/employment history of the employee to S4HC that the change of hire date is made on the initial hire event of SFSF EC. Alternatively, when planning the resource request for projects that start before September 15, you could try to make sure that the requested hours only begin or are planned for for days after September 15.

      Hope this helps,

      Thank you,

      Feras

  • Posted on Aug 01, 2019 at 01:20 AM

    Thanks for the quick reply guru's,

    we got it figured out, that we indeed needed to use API Manage Workforce Availability.

    this helps

    Rob

    Add a comment
    10|10000 characters needed characters exceeded

Before answering

You should only submit an answer when you are proposing a solution to the poster's problem. If you want the poster to clarify the question or provide more information, please leave a comment instead, requesting additional details. When answering, please include specifics, such as step-by-step instructions, context for the solution, and links to useful resources. Also, please make sure that you answer complies with our Rules of Engagement.
You must be Logged in to submit an answer.

Up to 10 attachments (including images) can be used with a maximum of 1.0 MB each and 10.5 MB total.