Create employees

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Important

APIs under the /beta version in Microsoft Graph are subject to change. Use of these APIs in production applications is not supported. To determine whether an API is available in v1.0, use the Version selector.

Create an employee object in Dynamics 365 Business Central.

Permissions

One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Permissions.

Permission type Permissions (from least to most privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) Financials.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account Not supported.
Application Financials.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

POST /financials/companies/{id}/employees

Optional query parameters

This method supports the OData Query Parameters to help customize the response.

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-Type application/json

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of an employees object.

Response

If successful, this method returns 201 Created response code and an employees object in the response body.

Example

Request

Here is an example of a request.

POST https://graph.microsoft.com/beta/financials/companies/{id}/employees
Content-type: application/json

{
  "id": "id-value",
  "number": "AH",
  "givenName": "Annette",
  "surname": "Hill",
  "jobTitle": "Production Assistant",
  "address": {
    "street": "677 Fifth Avenue",
    "city": "New York",
    "state": "",
    "countryLetterCode": "",
    "postalCode": "10022"
  },
  "phoneNumber": "4465-4899-4643",
  "mobilePhone": "4564-4564-7831",
  "personalEmail": "ah@cronus-demosite.com",
  "employmentDate": "2001-06-01",
  "birthDate": "1973-12-12"  
}

Response

Here is an example of the response.

Note: The response object shown here might be shortened for readability.

HTTP/1.1 201 Created
Content-type: application/json

{
  "id": "id-value",
  "number": "AH",
  "displayName": "Annette Hill",
  "givenName": "Annette",
  "middleName": "",
  "surname": "Hill",
  "jobTitle": "Secretary",
  "address": {
    "street": "677 Fifth Avenue",
    "city": "New York",
    "state": "",
    "countryLetterCode": "",
    "postalCode": "10022"
  },
  "phoneNumber": "4465-4899-4643",
  "mobilePhone": "4564-4564-7831",
  "email": "",
  "personalEmail": "ah@cronus-demosite.com",
  "employmentDate": "2001-06-01",
  "terminationDate": "0001-01-01",
  "status": "Active",
  "birthDate": "1973-12-12",
  "picture@odata.mediaReadLink": "https://api.financials.dynamics.com/v1.0/api/beta/companies/{id}/employees/{id}/picture",
  "lastModifiedDateTime": "2017-03-16T14:57:19.497Z" 
}