It is important in today’s world to plan ahead if you want to be successful
Whether you are at the start of your career journey, or a seasoned professional looking for a new challenge, we are here to help. Our ‘invisible’ professions are concerned with every aspect of the movement of goods and people, and are ideal for building exciting and rewarding careers.
It has never been a better time to join our profession. The huge economic and technological changes that mean we can shop and receive our goods within hours of placing an order, are creating huge demand from employers for bright and ambitious individuals to become the leaders of the future.
As the professional body for people working in all sectors within logistics and transport, we provide members with the knowledge, know-how and networks to advance their careers. You can find out more about how you could benefit from becoming a member here.
Check out our free and member only tools and services to help you throughout your career journey.
CILT Success! your essential Career Development Centre, packed with interactive tools, e-learning opportunities and self-improvement resources.
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Logistics and transport keeps the UK moving and the CILT jobs board is the leading board for industry opportunities; used by our members, those looking to become members and those studying our qualifications.
View our industry job opportunities here
Mentoring is an amazing member benefit where industry professionals share their knowledge and those wanting to develop can fulfil a career goal.
It's also a great way to accrue Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours for both the mentor and mentee.
Our exclusive member-only* programme offers a personalised matching service for the achievement of a specific professional objective.
Find out more about our mentoring programme here
*This benefit is subject to your membership grade as mentoring is not available to all grades.
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||Bringing Logistics & Transport to Life - CILT Schools resources
Movement of people and goods is fundamental to economic and social activities. Effective transport and logistics is essential to support economic development and engagement in the global economy.
So what is the difference between transport and logistics? Logistics is the management of the flow of things between the point of origin and the point of consumption. So to sum up, logistics requires careful planning while transportation is the mechanism for moving things. More information here