Course announcements

  • This course provides the mandatory foundation knowledge required for processing payroll transactions in SAP HCM. You will learn how to troubleshoot issues when running payroll and complete financial postings.

Course information

  • Payroll Basics
    • Explaining Elements and Components of SAP Payroll
  • Employee Master Data for Payroll and Personnel Actions
    • Determining Payroll-Relevant Employee Master Data
    • Changing Existing Master Data
    • Creating Payroll-Relevant Employee Master Data
  • Payroll Process
    • Using transactions and the payroll control record to perform a payroll run
    • Running the Payroll Process Using a Payroll Control Record
    • Simulating a Payroll Run
    • Running the Payroll Process with Corrected Employee Master Data
  • Payroll Scenarios
    • Running Payroll with Retroactive Accounting
    • Running Payroll for an Employees Who Have Left the Company
  • Troubleshooting: Typical Errors with Payroll and Their Resolution
    • Typical Errors with Payroll and Their Resolution
    • Typical Errors in Customizing for Payroll and Their Resolution
  • Subsequent Activities
    • Displaying the Most Important Reports in Payroll
    • Performing a Posting Run to Financial Accounting
    • Preparing and Generating a Bank Transfer
  • Additional Resources
    • Accessing Additional Information and Performance Aids
  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Describe how to organize and run payroll including subsequent activities and problem-solving aids
  • Application Consultant
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Program/Project Manager


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