A role combines tasks and permissions to determine a user's level of access to a feature area in a Blackbaud solution.

Tip: New to security? To understand feature areas, their roles, and how the level of access is determined for a user, see Role-based Security Overview.

You can assign one role to one user for a specific need, and you can also assign one role to multiple users who perform similar tasks. For each role, you can view its name, description, tasks, and permissions.

Note: We recommend you review your roles often to determine whether or not you need adjustments for new or changed tasks and permissions.

Tip: What's next? Tasks