10X: 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.
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