Create a proposal
To submit a bid you first create a proposal by clicking on the Create Proposal button at the top of the screen when viewing a Request.
You fill out the Proposal form as for a non-auction Request.
When you want to check your Proposal you can view it in the Preview and the Comparator views.
If you need to communicate directly with a client contact person before submitting your bid, or during the reverse auction process, you can message them through the private messages external channel in the Request.
When you are happy with your bid details click Submit to participate in the auction.
You can revise your Total Price during the reverse auction by clicking "revise price."
You can revise your Items or Phases during the auction by clicking view details on your proposal and then clicking "revise proposal."
You can Withdraw a Proposal at any stage before it is accepted.