Job Announcement: Advocacy and Partnerships Officer

August 8, 2023

Posting date: 8 August 2023

PLCPD is looking for an individual who is interested to work full-time as Advocacy and Partnerships Officer (APO).

Interested applicants may send their CV and letter of application to Address your communication to Mr. Romeo C. Dongeto, Executive Director. Deadline of applications is on August 31, 2023.

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
  • Responsible for maintaining the brand image of PLCPD through monitoring advocacy campaigns and social media platforms.
  • Handle press releases, social media management, media outreach, reviewing digital contents, and disseminating public communications to appropriate audience.
  • 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 two years of experience in advocacy and communications work
  • Strong interpersonal and networking skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills