14
We need to have a way to define number sequence to contractors which is different than employees.
Would be good to have a standard option capability with the existing personnel number sequence.

Or an alternative solution is add the capability to custom fields to have a number sequence linked to it.
This would give a lot of flexibility to customers to be able to define number sequences needed for many business scenarios.
STATUS DETAILS
Needs Votes
Ideas Administrator

Thank you for your suggestion. To help us in our review process, we’re requesting votes from the community to help us understand the importance of this functionality. This posting is provided “as is” with no warranties, and confers no rights.

Comments

K

I support the idea to create functionality to have NUMBER SEQUENCES ON CUSTOM FIELDS.
A typical use case I encounter a lot: a delta interface is needed to a payroll system (not Ceridian) and since rehires for the payroll system require a new unique ID of the worker, the personnel number cannot be used as unique ID for payroll. More logical to use a field "employmentID" which does not exist so can be created as custom field. But when no number sequence with all the usual options in its setup, you can get duplicates.

Category: Organization management