Direct manager is the person in the company who has subordinates. This means they can access the employees who are one level directly under them.
How to assign Direct manager
You can assign direct manager when creating employee profile or later:
Open an employee profile.
Click the Employee tab on the profile menu.
Scroll down to Direct Manager.
Select who you want to be the employee's direct manager from the drop down.
5. Scroll down to the bottom of the page, then click Save.
To change the direct manager, please follow the same steps.
Edit Direct Manager permissions
Click on on your name on the top right.
Click Settings, then click Permissions on the settings menu.
Click Direct managers.
Select what access you want your Direct managers to have.
5. Click Save.