Junior Designer Shirts & 3D for Tommy Jeans Mens

Amsterdam, Netherlands
19 Oct 2021
02 Nov 2021
Full Time
About PVH Corp.

PVH is one of the most admired fashion and lifestyle companies in the world.

We power brands that drive fashion forward - for good.Our brand portfolio includes the iconic CALVIN KLEIN, TOMMY HILFIGER, Van Heusen, IZOD, ARROW, Warner's, Olga and Geoffrey Beene brands, as well as the digital-centric intimates brand. True&Co. 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.

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

Our brand operates in two distinct lifestyle worlds - the WORLD OF HILFIGER and the WORLD OF TOMMY. Each world captures specific attitudes.

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.

You will be working for the WORLD OF TOMMY with its pulse on boundary-pushing youth culture for the confident consumer adopting the latest streetwear-inspired fashion.

Reporting into the Senior Design Manager, this role will be responsible for the design of the mens shirts range for Tommy Jeans Mens & 3D cross product category.

You will mainly work on the seasonal woven shirt collection & designing product in 3D cross category (knits & woven).

The right candidate has a strong understanding of the streetwear trends and will work closely with the wider team to make sure the Tommy Jeans brand DNA is visible in every garment.

Key Responsibilities:

Research & implementation of relevant streetwear trends to support the seasonal direction (concept)
  • Research fabrics and trims for shirt products in collaboration with sourcing and production team
  • Propose creative and innovative design ideas related to the shirts market trends and in line with the brand identity
  • Design men's shirts in accordance with the concept brief and range plan and following the vision of the senior design director
  • Create presentations of ideas, fabric selections and cad's in design meetings and maintain presentation material for Concept and Sketch Reviews. You will present the work in meetings
  • Work closely in collaboration with in-house product development team (sourcing, handover, fittings, etc.)
  • very good knowledge & keen interest in 3D design (Lotta & VStitcher) as the Tommy Jeans team takes a lead role within PVH digital journey to digitise our whole product chain
  • Produce accurate tech packs for development and production, work into PLM system to provide product details
  • Ensure proper & detailed handover of tech packs and product specification to the product development department and development sources. Main duty is to submit all relevant information needed for the development of the product such as original design, color indication, execution information, what fabrics and trims to use, placement of artworks

The Ideal Candidate:
  • Bachelor degree (B.A.) from college or university in design or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Minimum of 2 years industry experience
  • In depth knowledge of woven fabrics & trends
  • Affinity with streetwear market & related brands
  • High flexibility and hands on mentality
  • Innovative and collaborative designer with good understanding of constructions and materials
  • Highly organised with the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, able to cope with the fast pace of the seasons
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, fluency in written and spoken English are a must.
  • very good knowledge of 3D design programs Lotta & VStitcher or comparable