Junior Technical Developer - TOMMY HILFIGER

Amsterdam, Netherlands
06 May 2022
29 Jun 2022
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 and TOMMY HILFIGER brands. 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.

About Tommy Hilfiger

TOMMY HILFIGERis one of the world's most recognized premium lifestyle brands, uplifting and inspiring consumers since 1985. The brand creates iconic style, which comes alive at the intersection of the classic and the new, co-created with people who are shaping culture around the world.TOMMY HILFIGERcelebrates the essence of classic American style with a modern twist. Tommy Hilfiger offers premium, quality and value to consumers worldwide under theTOMMY HILFIGERandTOMMY JEANSlifestyles, with a breadth of collections including men's, women's and kids' sportswear, denim, accessories, and footwear. Tommy Hilfiger has an unwavering commitment to sustainability and inclusivity.

Global retail sales ofTOMMY HILFIGERproducts were approximately $9.3 billion in 2021 and the brand is powered by more than 16,000 associates worldwide - present in 100 countries and more than 2,000 retail stores, including its largest global flagship store attommy.com.PVH acquired Tommy Hilfiger in 2010 and continues to oversee a focused approach to growing the brand's worldwide relevance, presence, and long term growth.

The Team
The Tommy Hilfiger Womenswear division is one of the main business drivers within Tommy Hilfiger Europe. Based in the Amsterdam European HQ, the team is split into 4 sub teams: Design, Production, Sourcing & Development, Buying & Planning and Merchandising & Sales

These 4 teams work together in an informal setting to create superbly styled and high-end quality products for the European consumer base. Tommy Hilfiger Womenswear presents 4 collections per year (Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter).

The Position
As a Junior Technical Developer working in the Womens Division, you will be part of the technical team creating and executing seasonal collections for the product category "Outerwear". You will work closely with your Senior Technical developer, the product development team, the merchandise team, and the Design team for the planning and development of each seasonal collection. You will also create and execute seasonal size charts, work on fit sessions and support the senior technical developer seal styles for bulk approval.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Researching trends and performing market research that works into the Tommy Hilfiger Womenswear brand strategy
  • Assisting senior technical developers - Writing comments from dictation, managing fit photos and arranging shipments.
  • Responsible for setting up specs into system at initial proto stage and working in PLM processing style comments.
  • Monitor the construction and finish ensuring the style is delivered to an elevated level.
  • Liaising with European and Asian vendors and PVH overseas buying offices.
  • Sample tracking and in-house sample management. Managing parcel delivery and collection.
  • Strong team player
  • Comp shopping / research.

The Ideal Candidate:
  • Minimum 1+ years' experience. Outerwear or Womenswear experience is advantageous.
  • Degree in Fashion design/technology/pattern cutting related course
  • Excellent computer skills (Illustrator/Photoshop)
  • Understanding of 3D softwear such as Browzwear is advantageous
  • Eye for silhouette and attention to detail
  • Basic knowledge and keen interest in pattern cutting
  • Must have good organization skills
  • Business English fluency (both written and verbal)
  • Practical and proactive
  • Flexible and hands-on mentality
  • Is able to work in a highly productive, sometime hectic environment with a hands-on mentality
  • Ability to travel within Europe for supplier visits

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 motivational 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.