Setting Up Departments in Your Organization

How to set up departments? How to add Head of Department?

Written by Tanvi Telang
Updated over a week ago

As an admin, you can set up departments and sub-departments within your organization and assign employees to the departments. You can set up Heads of Departments as well. Departments help in classifying the sector in which employees are working, they are also useful while setting up expense policies.

To departments in your organization, you can follow the steps mentioned below:

Navigate to admin settings by clicking on the gear icon in the top right corner of your screen.

From the left-hand side panel, click on Organization. Select Departments.

To add a new department click on the Add Department button.

In the pop-up box that appears, fill in the details of the department:

Name: Enter a name for the department

Sub-Department: Enter a name for the sub-department.

Code: Enter a department code.

Head of Department: Select a head of the department from the drop-down list.

Employee Handbook Link: Past in an employee handbook link.

Description: Enter a description for the department up to 250 characters.

Click on the Add Department button once the details are filled in

The department will be visible in the list.

You can use the search bar to search for a particular department.

Following these steps, you can easily set up departments in your organization as needed.

To learn more about setting up levels in the organization, click here.

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