It is 34 km (21 mi) in length and up to 23 km (14 mi) in width, covering an area of 432 square km (167 sq mi). It is situated in the western area of the North Atlantic and 100 km (62 mi) east of the Windward Islands and the Caribbean Sea; therein, it is about 168 km (104 mi) east of the islands of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and 400 km (250 mi) north-east of Trinidad and Tobago. Historically, the economy of Barbados had been dependent on sugarcane cultivation and related activities, but since the late 1970s and early 1980s it has diversified into the manufacturing and tourism sectors. Offshore finance and information services have become important foreign exchange earners, and there is a healthy light manufacturing sector.
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The United Nations Development Programme is seeking to recruit a Development Coordination Officer (Data Management & Results Monitoring/Reporting) to join their team in Bridgetown on contract basis.
Yello Media Group has established an outstanding reputation for quality top performers at all levels and is seeking to fill the role of Senior Internet Yello Directory Data Analyst in our Barbados office.
The Financial Planning Analyst will be responsible for building, maintaining, updating and modifying financial models to help the organization analyze, interpret, communicate, monitor, forecast and drive business results.
The Retail Sales Professional is responsible for all sales activities and sales associate job duties within the company’s Retail Spaces. Duties include greeting customers, answering questions, assisting customers and staff, suggesting items, sharing opinions and providing product information.
A pharmaceutical reference company is looking to recruit an individual for the position of Junior Pricing & Sourcing Analyst to create and maintain its product catalog and to ensure optimal products are presented to various departments and customers.