This guide will look into the Settings section of the side-bar menu. The Settings section is broken up into 3 tabs:
You will see a set of Default fields appear at the top in the blue shaded box. A Blue star denotes a Mandatory field.
You can add custom fields of your choice by clicking on the ADD CUSTOM FIELD button. All custom fields will appear below the default fields.
When adding a custom field, you can choose from 7 different field types. Click on the star icon to mark any field mandatory:
Some common examples of custom fields used are certifications, experience, willingness to relocate, hire date, division...
Here is an example of Adding a Custom Field - List and editing the List
All aspects of Managing Fields and Selection Lists behave in the exact same way as they do within the People section. Some default fields will be different since they are attributes associated with the project itself (eg. Project Start/End Dates).
This is where you would define the roles you wish to make available with your organization for Bench. There are 5 default roles (which you can fully edit) and you can easily customize by adding additional roles as required.