The job is moved from the JOB BOARD list to the LEADS & OFFERS list on the speaker's MARKETPLACE tab.
After a presenter has applied to a job, either party (the buyer or the speaker) can initiate an OFFER. It's typical to have communicated via the MESSAGES window before initiating an offer; generally a speaker needs more details about the engagement before being able to make a thoughtful offer.
For more details about the process of making and accepting OFFERS, see
If/when the buyer responds to a speaker, the speaker will receive an immediate email notice. Be sure to whitelist @espeakers.com to ensure reception.
If desired, it's acceptable for a presenter to follow up once after a few days without a response. If 2 messages have gone unanswered, a third is not advisable.
Hopefully, the the presenter and buyer will engage via messages to close the deal. See
for details of how the buyer contracts and pays online through the Marketplace platform.