In a larger company, creating departments with their own managers allow the easy administration of claims and leave for employees as all this data will be sent straight to the department head.
DashBod recommends departments for companies with more than 15 employees.
Before you begin
Department plays an important role in DashBod as it helps to identify the line manager of each departments. Line managers can help HR do 1st line of approval for leave and expense reimbursements.
Navigating to department
1. Click on Employee at the side panel
2. Click on Department at the top bar
3. Click Create (Red Box)
4. Enter Department Name (Red Box)
5. Select the department Manager (Red Box) (Approval for Expenses and Leave)
6. Click Save (Blue Box)
You can take a look at how to assign secondary managers to departments and changing your preference of having one or two level of approvals for expenses and leave.