It should actually work the same way it does in QlikView but as you are facing an issue, I would suggest you to try doing the same by activating the Legacy Mode in QlikSense.
Check this out on how to activate Legacy Mode:
Is it still problem to you? What version and type of QlikSense do you have?
I've just tried running batch from LoadScript.
After I activated the legacy mode, all of them work:
(QlikSense Desktop 2.1.1, I haven't tried it at server yet.)