The business object Applicant Application represents interest
expressed formally by a person in entering into a work relationship or changing an existing work relationship.
Different types of applications can be received by a company:
Applications in response to job advertisements
Applications are processed within the Workforce Requirements and Job Advertising
. It is possible for several applications to be assigned to an applicant.
Applications can be stored in the Applications (4001) infotype.
If you implement the R/3 Internet Application Component Employment Opportunities
, external applicants and employees can apply to job advertisements online on the Internet/Intranet.
Using the R/3 Internet Application Component Application Status,
external applicants and employees can inquire online about the status of their application.
Applications can refer to a job advertisement.
Unsolicited applications do not refer to any specific job advertisement. An unsolicited application must be assigned to an
unsolicited application group. Reference can be made in an unsolicited
application to a recruitment instrument, a medium, or a reference employee.