Add a business unit/functional area

A business unit, also referred to as a functional area, is a segment of a company representing a specific business function. A business unit can also represent a department or division of an organization, for example, Accounting or Sales.

To add a business unit, follow these steps:

  1. On the menu bar, select Administration, and then click Functional Areas under Setup.
  2. On the top-right of the page, click the Add New button.
  3. In the Functional Area box, type the business unit's name.
  4. Associate the business unit with a specific program using the Program drop-down menu.
  5. Click the Report Color field to select a color that will identify the business unit when displayed on various Jira Align reports.
  6. Click Save & Close; the new business unit displays in the Functional Areas grid.
Was this article helpful?
0 out of 0 found this helpful
Print Friendly Version of this pagePrint Get a PDF version of this webpagePDF

Join the Atlassian Community!

The Atlassian Community is a unique, highly collaborative space where customers and Atlassians come together. Ask questions and get answers, start discussions, and collaborate with thousands of other Jira Align customers. Visit the Jira Align Community Collection today.

Need to contact Jira Align Support? Please open a support request.