How much does a Bid Manager make in Chicago, IL? The average Bid Manager salary in Chicago, IL is $57,735 as of December 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $50,091 and $67,302. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Bid Manager?

A Bid Manager is an executive sales role within an organization, responsible for managing bids generally in response to request for proposals (RFPs) from customers, but also as proactive pursuits for business. Bid managers orchestrate the creation of the solution and proposal as ‘Bid Project Managers’ ensuring compliance with customer requirements while highlighting company value proposition. The role of a Bid Manager often works with company board directors and C-level management (i.e. CEO, CFO) to bring and deliver strategic approaches to win bids....

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Job Openings for Bid Manager in Chicago, IL
Aon is looking for a Sr. Bid Proposal Project Manager As part of an industry-leading team, you will help empower results for our clients by delivering innovative and effective solutions supporting ...
America’s Job Exchange - 10 days ago
Starcom - Chicago , IL
The ideal candidate will have prior online trafficking and campaign management experience, strong analytical and communication skills, and prior experience with bid management platforms and active ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
Jellyfish - Chicago , IL
Bid Budget Management * Collaboration with Senior Manager and Director on driving account growth * Collaboration with Operations team on implementation of campaign updates * Campaign Reporting ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
DAC - Chicago , IL
... bid management platforms (Acquisio, Kenshoo, Media Optimizer, Marin, DoubleClick). Certifications would be even better! Accountabilities: * Work closely with account service teams to consistently ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
UScellular - Chicago , IL
Oversee certain SEM campaigns with agency partners, including planning, bid management, ad copy, keywords expansion, implementation, monitoring, landing pages testing and on-going optimization as ...
LinkedIn - 34 days ago
360i - Chicago , IL
You understand key performance metrics against diverse marketing goals, and how to apply those KPIs to SEM execution, bid management, and insight development. · You will be comfortable in a client ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
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