Rolawn has appointed three staff members to new or expanded roles within the business: Farm Manager, Customer Services Manager and Trainee Bulk Products Manager.
Turf Production Manager, Tom Anderson has been promoted to the role of Farm Manager. In addition to Anderson’s current responsibilities for turf cultivation, he now takes on overall responsibility for the harvesting operation, along with that of the Farm Office team.
Commenting on his new role, Anderson said: “I am looking forward to overseeing the whole process from seed to pallet; this is a great opportunity to use my knowledge of agriculture and agricultural engineering to help the teams in the farm to work cohesively, optimising our resources, people and machinery use.”
To support Anderson on the turf Production side of the business, a Farm Supervisor will be appointed to assist with the daily management of the farm, ensuring the safe and efficient production of Rolawn’s turf.
In Sales & Marketing team, Emily Kirkland takes on the enhanced role of Customer Services Manager, reflecting the development of her role in the last year to incorporate responsibility for many more aspects of customer satisfaction.
In particular, Kirkland will now play a key part in the ISO management team, which oversees the company’s compliance with ISO standards for both Environmental Management and Quality Management.
Finally, in the Production team, the role of Trainee Bulk Products Manager has been created to assist the Bulk Products Manager with the production and development of Rolawn’s portfolio of bulk products and fertiliser products. This new role has been filled by internal promotion with experienced production team member Kyle Butler.