Senior Specialist Brand Office

Amsterdam, Netherlands
10 Oct 2021
24 Dec 2021
Full Time
About Tommy Hilfiger

Tommy Hilfiger, which was acquired by PVH Corp. in 2010, is a global apparel and retail company with more than 16,000 associates worldwide. With the support of strong global consumer recognition, Tommy Hilfiger has built an extensive distribution network in over 90 countries and more than1,400 retail storesthroughout North America, Europe, Latin America and the Asia Pacific region. Global retail sales of theTommy Hilfigerbrand were $9.2 billionin 2019

Founded in 1985, Tommy Hilfiger delivers premium styling, quality and value to consumers worldwide with a brand portfolio that includesTOMMY HILFIGERandTOMMY JEANS.

Tommy Hilfiger is one of the world's most recognized premium designer lifestyle groups and is recognized for celebrating the essence of "classic American cool" style, featuring preppy with a twist designs.

Its focus is designing and marketing high-quality men's tailored clothing and sportswear, women's collection apparel and sportswear, kidswear, denim collections, underwear (including robes, sleepwear and loungewear), footwear and accessories. Through select licensees, Tommy Hilfiger offers complementary lifestyle products such as eyewear, watches, fragrance, swimwear, socks, small leather goods, home goods and luggage.

The Team
The Tommy Hilfiger Brand Office is structured to help align and elevate all consumer-facing work across Merchandising, Design, Marketing and Creative Services, in addition to being the interface with other key headquarter and regional business partners. Within the Brand Office, the newly formed Brand Office Operations team is responsible for overall Brand Office governance, operating model and leading the strategic transformation program to Raise Brand Desire globally.

The Position
As Senior Specialist, Brand Office you are responsible for driving and resolving high priority brand management topics, projects and related performance tracking for our two labels: TOMMY HILFIGER and TOMMY JEANS. Reporting to the Director, Brand Office Operations, you will be working in an international team on our 2025 brand strategy to 'Light Up The Future'. We are looking for smart talent with a ton of energy, broad interests and open mindedness to work effectively with colleagues from different backgrounds and cultures. Your work matters and we will provide a steep learning curve and exciting opportunities to work directly with industry leaders and their teams.

Key Responsibilities:

Brand Governance and Prioritization
  • Define and prioritize key global brand priorities
  • Plan agenda and topics for key meetings and workshops, work with broader organization to prepare content and proposals for decision making.
  • Drive next steps with broader organization, report back on progress and resolve conflicts that might arise.

Brand Transformation projects
  • Support project leads within 'Raise Brand Desire' program on planning, execution, and performance tracking.
  • Assure 'voice of brand' across and within strategic initiatives across the organization.

Cross-Functional Alignment
  • Drive cross-functional collaboration within and across the team and department.
  • Develop and build trust-based working relationships with teams based around the world.

The Ideal Candidate:
  • Completed Bachelor and 2 to 5 years of relevant working experience in a comparable role
  • Working experience for international consumer brand organizations, consultancy or agency
  • Big picture perspective and thinking
  • Collaborative; able to liaise closely across all levels of the organization and regions.
  • Able to think several steps ahead to identify & solve [potential] problems
  • Excels at creating structure & simplicity from chaos and complexity; excellent communication, project management and organization skills
  • Tons of energy and a great team spirit are a must!

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

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.