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Transport Manager

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Transport managers arrange the transport of goods or passengers by road, and perhaps also by air, rail or sea. They are also called logistics and distribution managers.

The Work

You could be:

Pay

The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

Salaries for the first few years are around £25,000 to £30,000 a year. The salary range for experienced transport managers is between £35,000 and £50,000 a year. Very senior managers may earn around £65,000 a year.

Conditions

Workforce Employment Status

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Getting In

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

Unemployment

Percentage of workforce registered as unemployed (Scotland)

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2018
6373
1.7 %
RISE
2023
6481
  United Kingdom
2018
83366
2.4 %
RISE
2023
85388

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What Does it Take?

You need:

You need to be able to:

Training

Getting On

More Information

Contacts

The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (UK)
Website: http://www.ciltuk.org.uk
Twitter: @ciltuk
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cilt.uk

Institute of Transport Administration (IoTA)
Tel: 01525 634940
Website: http://www.iota.org.uk/

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Distribution

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