On this page, you can find specialist sources of information to help your understanding and career planning within this key local industry. This expert content and local labour market information will continue to evolve with industry sponsorship of this career sector on Careersnearhere – but for now, why not take a look at the following overview which includes suggestions for how to research further.


Academic courses are advertised (for free) on the Academic noticeboard in each of the relevant careers rooms.

And on the websites of the individual universities and colleges.

See also: Sixth Forms, Colleges and Higher Education.

Apprenticeship vacancies are advertised (for free) on the Apprenticeship noticeboard in each of the relevant careers rooms.

And most Apprenticeship vacancies are advertised nationally on the government backed Find an Apprenticeship website.

See also: Apprenticeships (Level 2 or 3) and Apprenticeships (Level 4+).


If you can’t find what you’re looking for today under Distribution & Logistics, remember to come back again as adverts can be placed (for free) at any time. Meanwhile, follow your instincts to keep exploring elsewhere on Careersnearhere.com because what you want may simply have been advertised under a different sector.

And take a look at the careers advice & guidance online section of Careersnearhere.com for sector-specific information and relevant videos.

There’s relevant local information on the West of England LEP website including:

  • Labour Market Intelligence
  • Local Marketplace Information
  • Local Sector Groups

Here are just a few of the many other relevant websites which may be of interest:

Air Cargo Week Lloyds Loading List
Air Cargo World Logistics Business
Airfax Logistics Handling
Airfreight Logistics Logistics Management
Air Transport World Logistics Manager
Airliner World Logistics Today
The Baltic Exchange Marine & Industrial Report
The Bristol Port Company Materials Handling Product News
Cargo Facts Modern Materials Handling
Courier Magazine Parcel magazine
Document Manager Physical Distribution & Logistics
Do-It.org Removals & Storage
e-Logi.net Sea Breezes
Fleet Owner SHD Logistics
Food Logistics Shipping Today & Yesterday
Forward Ships Monthly
Free Index Supply Chain Digital
Global Shipper’s Forum Supply Chain Management Review
IHS Maritime 360 Supply Management
Inbound Logistics Transport Monthly
Innzone Volunteer Bristol
InterRegs Volunteer Centres at BANES, Filton, Kingswood, Thornbury & Yate
JLL Real Views Warehouse News
Journal of Commerce


And look out for some of the websites for the relevant UK Associations, Institutes & Institutions:
British International Freight Logistics & Transport
Cargo Surveyors Operations Management
Couriers Port Skills & Safety
ETTSA Procurement & Supply
Export Purchasing & Supply
FORS – fleet operators Rail Freight
Freight Records Management
Freight Transport Removers
Highways & Transportation Road Haulage
Information and Image Management Transport Administration
International Air Cargo UK Major Ports Group
International Air & Shipping UK Marine Industries
International Air Transport UK Warehousing
International FORCE Warehousing, Education & Research
International Freight Wholesale Distributors
International Freight Forwarders World Freight
International Warehousing & Logistics World International Freight Forwarding