Color Specialist

Amsterdam, Netherlands
05 Oct 2021
03 Dec 2021
Full Time
About PVH Corp.

PVH is one of the most admired fashion and lifestyle companies in the world. We power brandsthat drive fashion forward - for good. Our brand portfolio includes the iconicCALVIN KLEINandTOMMYHILFIGERbrands.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.

The Team

Color Department reporting into Supply Transformation is responsible for Color Approvals and Color Optimization across PVH Europe Supply Chain. The team is implementing a Digital Color Approval Process for three years and working with Color Digital Dmix platform. The aim of the team is to digitize whole color approval process.

Position Description:

The Color Specialist is part of the Color Department under the Supply Chain Transformation. Reporting into the Color Director, the Color Specialist will work on implementing visual and digital color approval process across the divisions.

Main Responsibilities

  • Implementing Digital Approval Process in Dmix Platform
  • Visual and digital color approval of lab-dips, samples and bulk production in Europe
  • Visual and Digital Color process trainings for vendors and mills
  • Supporting CRT technicians in offshore offices
  • Utilizing and maintaining digital color measurement devices
  • Maintaining digital and visual color library
  • Ensuring color consistency across multiple styles, fabrics and vendors.
  • Maintaining complete and accurate approval records

Position Requirements:

  • Minimum Bachelor's Degree in related field
  • Experience in color & materials design or development
  • Experience to work with spectrophotometers
  • Experience in using digital platforms for color approval is an asset
  • Understanding of fabric knitting, weaving, dyeing and finishing
  • Experience with Epson Surecolor P-7500 printer is an asset
  • Knowledge in Centric PLM system is an asset
  • Demonstrates very good written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly organized with a strong ability to multi-task
  • Collaborative and team player
  • Works well under pressure and on tight deadlines, able to manage multiple priorities, work independently, take initiative and pay close attention to detail
  • Has an entrepreneurial spirit with solutions oriented thinking and attitude

The Ideal Candidate:
  • 3-5 years' experience in a color or material development role
  • Proven track-record of working with digital color processes/platforms
  • A highly skilled background in color processes, spectrophotometers
  • Hunger to drive automation and standardize workflows whilst maintaining creative standards and elevation
  • Strong supplier and stakeholder management skills

What You Can Expect from Us:
  • Acompanyculturethat fostersdevelopment, offering trainingand learning opportunities through our very own PVH University
  • An international environment which respects diversity, equality,and individuality
  • Amonthly Covid home- office budget
  • Asmart work programthatempowers ourassociates to workfrom home in the Netherlands, withina flexible schedule
  • Abeautifulstate-of-the-artCampus awaiting you upon our return to the office

Please include a cover letter with your application. We would love to know why this is THE role for you!

PVH Europe and ourbrands,TOMMY HILFIGER and CALVIN KLEIN, are 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.