Elastic Path Account Management User Guide

Setting up Organizations

Setting up Organizations

After creating an organization, depending on the structure of the organization, seller administrator adds divisions, sub-divisions, and associate accounts that can shop on behalf of a division. By default, the system creates a root division for the organization.

Use this procedure to create divisions within an organization.
  1. In the left pane in the Account Management home page, click Organizations.
    The list of all organizations that has accounts with the seller organization appears.
  2. In the list, click the organization.
  3. To update the generic configuration of the selected organization, click the General tab.
  4. Click the Divisions tab and do the following:
    • Update the details of the available divisions within the organization. You cannot edit or rename the root division.
    • Add new division within the organization.
    • Add new sub-divisions within the selected division.
    • Add new associates to shop on behalf of the various divisions and sub-divisions depending on the role and level of permission within the organization. Only the associate can change the details associated with the associate. For more information, see the Adding Associates in a Division section.
    Note: The name of the organization and the root division must be the same. If you update the name of the organization, the name of the root division is updated automatically.
    The system saves the changes automatically.