Top job! Head of Income Generation

  • Full time
  • £39,637 – £45,168
  • Hamilton (Hybrid)
  • Closing 3rd June 2024

  • Advertised from 9th May 2024


Community Volunteers Enabling You (COVEY) has operated across Lanarkshire for 32 years supporting 4,500 children, young people and parents/carers to become more resilient, safe and better equipped to reach their full potential. COVEY provides 1-1 and group-based befriending, mentoring and intensive family support.

This role has lead responsibility for driving strategic growth, through leading on all income generation (identifying and securing tenders, contracts, grants) and strengthening stakeholder relationships with existing and prospective funders.

We are looking for someone who has experience of securing and managing high-value partnerships at six figure levels from statutory funders and grant making trusts/foundations. You will also have substantial, proven success of meeting ambitious funding targets and have excellent oral/written communication skills with a close attention to detail. You will have the ability to think creatively to drive innovation within the team and be adaptable with the ability to cope well under pressure and work to deadlines.

What we offer

We offer a rewarding role with the opportunity to develop your skills and future career in an enriching environment with the following benefits:

  • 6% employer pension contribution
  • flexible working (including flexi-time)
  • access to learning and development opportunities
  • one special leave day to celebrate your birthday
  • annual staff and volunteer recognition awards
  • quarterly staff wellbeing activities
  • annual all staff outing/activity
  • HSF Health plan for employees (and their spouse/partner and children) including dental and optical claim back, physio claim back, personal accident coverage, GP, mental health counselling, legal support, discounts for gym, cinema and shopping
  • access to ScotWest Credit Union offering loans, mortgages and savings accounts

Application notes

Please return the completed application form in word format to

Closing date: 3 June 2024

If you have any questions regarding the role, please contact the office by emailing