Visual Merchandising Coordinator (Tommy Hilfiger & Calvin Klein)

Amsterdam, Netherlands
04 May 2022
26 Jul 2022
Full Time
With a history going back over 130 years, PVH has excelled at growing brands and businesses with rich American heritages, becoming one of the largest global apparel companies. We have over 30,000 associates operating in over 40 countries with over $8 billion in revenues.

Founded in 1968 and acquired by PVH Corp. in 2003, Calvin Klein is a global lifestyle brand that exemplifies bold, progressive ideals and a seductive, and often minimal, aesthetic. We seek to thrill and inspire our audience while using provocative imagery and striking designs to ignite the senses. We strive to make a positive impact on the world. We inspire passion in our people. We embody authenticity and embrace individuality.

Tommy Hilfiger is one of the world's leading designer lifestyle brands, internationally recognized for celebrating the essence of "classic American cool" style. Founded in 1985, Tommy Hilfiger, was acquired by PVH Corp. in 2010, has more than 17,000 associates worldwide and an extensive distribution network in over 115 countries and 1,600 retail stores.

About the Role

TheVisual MerchandiserCoordinator Retail Tommy Hilfiger & Calvin Kleinwill report to Visual Merchandising Netherlands Manager. Main responsibilities will includesupporting the creation of all aspects of the Visual Merchandising tools and directions to ensure the country markets' executions are in line with brand image and commercial goals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Be an integral part in de creation of the VM & styling guidelines for NL in line with the Global divisional directions and commercial goals
  • Apply all the Retail VM Principles
  • Support the creation and activation of in-store product-related projects such as capsule launches, pop-ups and product pushes
  • Take part in VM seasonal digital training and act as VM app ambassador to push engagement
  • Deliver feedback on all VM reports from the stores on the VM app
  • Support and train the Visual Merchandiser in-store to get the best implementation
  • Organize Visual Merchandise training based on different seasons and needs of the Vm in-store creatively and digitally
  • Create 3D of the stores to help with implementation and other projects
  • Read reports and finds the best commercial solution per store and situation

  • Build a strong working relationship with VM in-store Store Managers through good collaboration and consistent communication
  • Build a strong working relationship with the omnichannel team (retail, merchandising, planning, marketing, operational) to meet VM expectations and product presentation strategy
  • Support the digital transformation of all VM guidelines/assets to futureproof them and boost efficiency
  • Support market visits, store openings, windows implementation and Global Events
  • Work during each visit together with the Vm instore, store manager /sales staff and make sure they do understand TH/CK standards.
  • Creation of reports after each visit or action in the store
  • Make sure TH/CK standards are followed in your region and if not document the situation with pictures and a report and make sure all persons involved will get the information.
  • Find quick and creative solutions to resolve situations

The Ideal Candidate:
  • 3/4-year experience in Visual Merchandising
  • Strong eye for Design, Fashion and retail trends
  • Excellent communication skills, perfect command of English language (spoken & written). Dutch is a plus
  • Excellent planning, organizational skills, ability to multi-task
  • Good knowledge of MS office & Adobe Suite software (InDesign, Photoshop)
  • Good knowledge of Sketchup or 3D programs design.
  • Ability to conceptualize ideas
  • Building cross-functional relationships and good collaboration skills
  • Ability to multi-task between projects and workstreams
  • Ability to work in a team environment and a team player
  • Relevant experience, proven track record of results
  • Strong interest in sustainability and circularity business model studies
  • Car drive permission

  • 3D and graphic design experience
  • Video and digital creation
  • Retail experience in the field and head office

What You Can Expect from Us:

At PVH, we understand that the success of our organisation is directly related to our hardworking and dedicated associates who contribute their time and talents to help make our Company the success it is. That is why we are committed to providing a competitive and comprehensive benefits program that offers the protection, peace of mind and flexibility designed to support our associates - both at home and at work.

PVH Europe and our brands, 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.

Please include an up to date portfolio and motivational letter with your application. We would love to see your aesthetic as well as how you commercially design to understand why this is THE role for you!