Partnership Lead, Tanzania


Dar Es Salaam

Application Deadline

January 08th 2024

Status: Full-time; term contract 

Who We Are: 

Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT) is a Canadian non-profit organization, a charity with headquarters in Ottawa and operations spanning 12 countries. We have local offices in Tanzania, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Kenya, Lebanon, Jordan, Canada, and the UK. Our programs also extend to Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Uganda, Malawi, and Zambia through affiliations with youth-led organizations. We are a vibrant youth-driven community of trailblazing social pioneers equipped with the necessary tools, knowledge, and networks to create opportunities and drive transformation within their communities. We strive to foster youth potential, bridge digital gaps across communities, and inspire young individuals to partake in an all-inclusive digital economy. As catalysts of development for over 22 years, our impact extends to over 25 countries. 

DOT is now launching a project entitled Going Beyond – Partnering for a Youth-Led Future. The “Going Beyond” project aims to scale DOT’s evidence-based and peer-to-peer model within four African countries – Côte d’Ivoire, Malawi, Tanzania and Zambia. The “Going Beyond” project will engage youth-led and youth-serving organizations (YLOs and YSOs) in the selected African countries, and DOT’s Regional technical teams will build their capacity to deliver youth-led, high-quality, gender-responsive, digital livelihoods programming to reach thousands of local young women and men. 

The Opportunity: 

DOT seeks an accomplished and dynamic mid-career professional to join this project as the Partnership Coordinator for Tanzania, based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. This is a full-time role reporting to the DOT Tanzania’s Country Lead and a close working relationship with DOT’s Regional Lead. In a hands-on position, you will: 

Essential to your approach would be to represent, champion, and partner with YLO/YSOs in realizing the following values and project objectives: 

and contractors of DOT, and all entities and their employees and individuals who have entered into partnership or sub-grant agreements with DOT. 


What DOT Offers: 

Application Process: 

Please submit your resume and a cover letter to by January 8th 2024. Please include the names and titles of three references who may be contacted with prior permission. While we appreciate all applications, only those shortlisted for an interview will be contacted. 

DOT celebrates diversity and is dedicated to cultivating an inclusive environment that values cross-cultural understanding. We strongly encourage applications from women, people with disabilities, and those from gender and sexually diverse communities and/or those with intersectional identities. DOT ensures accommodations for individuals with disabilities during the recruitment and selection process. Please indicate any need for accommodations in your application.

Please note that interviews will be held on an ongoing basis during the application period, and the position may be filled before the posted application deadline.

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