(Junior) Specialist Business Development - Europe West (m/f/x)

Düsseldorf, Germany
01 Oct 2021
20 Nov 2021
Full Time
PVH is one of the most admired fashion and lifestyle companies in the world. Our brand portfolio includes the iconicCALVIN KLEIN, TOMMY HILFIGER, Van Heusen, ARROW, Warner's, OlgaandGeoffrey Beenebrands, as well as the digital-centricTrue&Co.intimates brand. We market a variety of goods under these and other nationally and internationally known owned and licensed brands. PVH has over 40,000 associates operating in over 40 countries and $9.9 billion in annual revenues. That's the Power of Us. That's the Power of PVH.

One of PVH's greatest strengths is our people, and our collective desire to create an inclusive workplace environment where every individual is valued and every voice is heard. Our culture is grounded in our company's values and we are cultivating an environment of inclusion, belonging and equity for all to build a better workplace, drive innovation in the marketplace and create positive impacts in our communities. We strive to be an employer of choice to drive fashion forward - for good.

The head office for the DACH and EEC markets which include 13 countries with more than 2600 employees is located in Duesseldorf and home to around 500 employees.

PVH Europe is on a mission to redefine the fashion industry by driving full digitization along the company's entire value chain, from product design to the end-consumer. Our Business Development team aims to support the company as Inhouse Consulting & CEO staff function in driving strategic priority setting, developing new business strategies and optimizing existing operations. The team is one of the driving forces to drive the company project portfolio across all distribution channels & business functions. Our focus is on taking enterprise-wide Omni channel transformation to the next level.

We are looking for passionate individuals who will support our Senior Project Leads with great passion, ownership, spirit and entrepreneurship. The role will support the team in all different fields of the Business Development activities - Project Management, Management Support, Business Modelling, Business Analysis, Process Optimization, Digitalization, Business Innovation and many more. The role offers the great opportunity to learn 360° what it means to manage and drive a future oriented & innovative global fashion company/trading company in a highly dynamic and digital market environment. Key focus of the role: Project Management Support & Business Development.

A day in the life of a (Junior) Specialist Business Development - Europe West (m/f/x):
  • You will support in setting up & visualizing strategic business concepts, projects, etc.
  • You will support in Project Management (PMO) incl. project planning, reporting & tracking of cross-functional projects as well as various Management Support activities
  • You will do Market Research & Market Studies and support in various Business Analysis
  • You will join Management & Project Meetings incl. preparation & after prep e.g. defining next steps & Meeting Summaries
  • You will take over first own small projects
  • You will closely collaborate & communicate with various internal stakeholder to drive own tasks

What do we need from you? You have:
  • A degree in Business Administration, Business Studies or similar focus of studies
  • At least 1-3 years professional experience, ideally in Business Development, Project Management, Inhouse Consulting or with a known consultancy firm
  • A personal preference for commerce, Retail Innovation, Entrepreneurship & 360° business thinking
  • A strategic, performance and data driven mind-set
  • Solution-oriented, pragmatic and strong project management skills
  • A charismatic and communicative personality with strong team spirit and empathy
  • The willingness to learn & grow + positive thinking
  • Fluent written and spoken English skills
  • Very good MS office skills (Excel, Power Point)

What you can expect from us:
  • A hybrid smart work program that empowers our associates to work at their preferred location within a flexible schedule
  • We foster a culture of development, offering training and learning opportunities through our very own PVH university
  • Multiple employee benefits such as employee discounts, mobility offers, internal sports classes and other well-being initiatives
  • During covid-19 crisis the health and safety remains a top priority for PVH. We have issued guidelines and implemented measures for a healthy work environment that we carefully monitor and adapt

PVH is committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse community of associates with a strong sense of belonging. We believe we are bettered by all forms of diversity, and take pride in working with top talent from every walk of life and corner of the world. In the spirit of inclusivity, qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, ethnicity, ability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, nationality, race, religion or sexual orientation.

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