Wayne Poswell

Wayne Poswell

Summary

With over 10 years of experience in the sales, marketing and consulting arena I can also offer your company my administrative, corporate and IT background including, my knowledge in the medical, electrical, the petroleum industry, electronic, communications, security, homeland security, safety, emergency service, wholesale, retail and aviation industry. I remain a conscientious and diligent professional, who leads by example to deliver excellence and professionalism at all times.  With a strong resolve and commitment and I always strive for excellence and to be innovative and pro-active with vigor, integrity, respect and loyalty towards my employer.  Please allow me to highlight a few of my skills:   

  • Trained & Experienced: Vast knowledge and practical application in the emergency services industry ranging from fire, rescue, emergency medical services, emergency call centres, law enforcement, safety industry, hr, consulting, sales, marketing and business development.
  • Solid Team Player:  Confident and persuasive team-builder, able to motivate and communicate to achieve exceptional performance. Ability to work in a diverse multi-cultural environment in adverse conditions. 
  • Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills gained through development, preparation and presentation of reports, submissions as well as day-to-day dealings with all levels of staff, management and public both in the government / municipal and private sectors.
  • Analytical & Problem Solving: Proactive approach to decision making process and able to deal with complex and mental challenges effectively especially with respect to emergency coordination, project management, sales and marketing, business development, consulting and disaster management.

With hands-on experience in all disciples of these services I continue to set goals for others and myself. A dedicated professional with a superior work ethic, I am always willing to go "the extra mile" to not only meet, but exceed expectations.

I have a vast network of connections throughout Europe and Africa. I hold dual passports making travel in Africa less problematic. English is one of my mother tongues and an advantage in international business negotiations.

Work History

Work History

Executive Director

Gesher Consulting & Hr
  • Vice President at Justice Now Israeli Office for Constitutional Law "NGO"        Present
  • Vice President at Media Corresponding and Political ReportingPresent
  • Founder & Director  at Indigenous People of Israel Org.  Present
  • Member at Knesset Caucus Steering Committee  Present
  • CEO at Africa Intel Services        Present
  • Executive Director at Gesher Consulting & HrPresent
  • PAST
  • International Sales & Marketing Manager at Advanced Matrix Techonologies Inc.
  • Production Manager at Cellango Cosmetic Company
    • International Manager, Marketing, Service, Sales at Lou-Sair Pty Ltd
    • International Marketing & Sales Manager & Executive Consultant at Management Consultants Inc.
    • National Director Emergency Medical and Rescue Sercices at 911 Emergency Services cc
    • Co-Owner at W.A.K. Security
    • Partner and Co-Owner at Sister On Wheels Nursing Home Care
    • VRU at Midrand Fire and Rescue
    • Consulting Member Traffic Management & Safety at National Road Traffic Management
    • Owner and Partner at Into The Blue Diving Academy
    • Partner and Executive Consultant at Stone, Capasso and Associates Inc.
    • Volonteer Reserve Unit at Sandton Fire & Ambulance

Education

Education
Jan 1998 - Nov 1992

MIFireE.

INTEC
Education ECA Electrical Study

1990 – 1992

INTEC Fire and Management Study

1988 – 1992

Air Traffic Control

1990 – 1991

Transvaal Ambulance Training College Paramedical and Ambulance Study

1988 – 1989

SAFSI Fire Study

1985 – 1987

John Orr Tec Electronics N1 & N2 , Modern Engineering Drawing N2

1984 – 1987

Damelin Marketing & Public Relations Education additional

Business Management, Business Science & Marketing, Public Relations, Criminology 1 & 2, Traffic Management, Disaster Management, Hostage Negotiation, Bomb Disposal, VIP Protection, Electrical License, Para-medicine Paramedical Science, Fire Engineering, Electronics N1 & N2, Technical Drawing N1 & N2, Emergency Medicine, The Petroleum Industry handling, safety, storage & distribution, Airline security and safety, Emergency Communications, Modern motor vehicle assessment, Air – maritime safety and dangerous goods transportation. Aviation radio communication, Air traffic Control, Amateur radio Communication. MIFireE. IAEM. MBA.

Skills

Skills

Business Management & Consulting

Business Management, Business Science & Marketing, Public Relations, Criminology 1 & 2, Traffic Management, Disaster Management, Hostage Negotiation, Bomb Disposal, VIP Protection, Electrical License, Para-medicine Paramedical Science, Fire Engineering, Electronics N1 & N2, Technical Drawing N1 & N2, Emergency Medicine, The Petroleum Industry handling, safety, storage & distribution, Airline security and safety, Emergency Communications, Modern motor vehicle assessment, Air – maritime safety and dangerous goods transportation. Aviation radio communication, Air traffic Control, Amateur radio Communication. MIFireE. IAEM. MBA. The Petroleum Industry, The handling, storage, and distribution of petroleum products. The installation of underground storage tanks, pumps / dispensers and pipework at sevice stations and consumer installations. The storage and handling of liquid fuel in large installations. The petroleum industry electrical code. Nuclear safety and fuels.