When do I need a department or a location?

Learn the differences between a department and a location.

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Written by Raphael Mösch
Updated over a week ago

If you want to know how to create a department or location, click here.


  • Normally the addresses of the location and the department are the same. However, a department must be at least in the same postal code as the corresponding location.

When do I need a department or a location?

Do you want...

then you need:

  • Enter an employee and there is no matching department, but the location already exists in Dualoo.

  • specify the exact location in the communication with the applicant (e.g. HR department, or "2nd floor") ?


  • Recruit a position for a location or enter an employee and the appropriate location is not available for selection in Dualoo.


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