Job Announcement: Advocacy and Partnerships Officer

July 7, 2022

Posting date: 7 July 2022

For immediate hiring

PLCPD is looking for an individual who is interested to work full-time as Advocacy and Partnerships Officer (APO).  The APO will be assigned to the organization’s advocacy on: tobacco control.  

Interested applicants may send their CV and letter of application to Address your communication to Mr. Romeo Dongeto, Executive Director.  

Main Functions of the Advocacy and Partnerships Officer: 

  • develops and implements a legislative advocacy plan for the assigned issues 
  • implements advocacy activities and ensures completion of project deliverables 
  • develops and builds issue champions among PLCPD and non-PLCPD members in Congress 
  • renders efficient technical support and mobilizes legislators in advocacy activities 
  • builds and sustains partnerships with stakeholders from national and local legislative bodies, executive agencies, and civil society organizations as well as international development agencies 
  • monitors the movement and support for the assigned bills  
  • participates in technical working groups and conducts political mapping on priority measures 
  • develops advocacy messages and writes press releases, position papers, and policy memos for legislators 
  • participates in defining the research objectives of the organization and contributes to project development and institutional sustainability  
  • generates activity and project reports 


  • Bachelor’s degree 
  • at least three years of experience in advocacy work 
  • strong interpersonal and networking skills 
  • excellent written and verbal communication skills  

The detailed job description qualification with qualifications is found here