Jessie Ayop is an independent candidate in the upcoming Philippine elections. He is targeting the post of City Vice-Mayor in Ozamis City, Misamis Occidental. The ballot for the election will list Ayop as "1 AYOP, DOC JESSIE (IND)".
This candidate is running for the position of City Vice Mayor. The vice mayor is responsible for presiding over the sangguniang panlungsod (city council), signing all warrants for the expenditures of the city council, appointing officials and employees of the city council, exercising the powers and performing the duties and functions of the city mayor in cases of temporary vacancy, and assuming the office of mayor in the event of a permanent one.