Junior Designer Shirts - TOMMY HILFIGER MENSWEAR

Amsterdam, Netherlands
13 May 2022
26 May 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 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 Menswear division is the main business driver 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 Menswear presents 4 collections per year (Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter).

The Position
As a Junior Shirting Designer working in the Menswear Division, you will be part of the Design team creating and executing seasonal collections for the product category "Shirts". You will work closely with the Shirt Designer in the team, the developers from the development team, the merchandise team, Senior Designer and Design Director for the planning and development of each seasonal collection. You will also design and execute seasonal range plans for review by the Design Director and VP, Creative Director.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Researching trends and market research that works into the Tommy Hilfiger Menswear brand strategy
  • Supporting the Shirting Designer and Senior Designer throughout the design and development process
  • Translating Shirting trends into a commercial collection in collaboration with the Shirting Designer and Senior Designer
  • Making sure that the Tommy Hilfiger D.N.A. is seen in each garment
  • Preparing all design sheets for divisional presentations and to focus on following up of each style
  • Ability to work to range plan and price point
  • Preparing all selected and confirmed styles as CADs and tech packs. Any design sheets to be completed to a high standard for sending to buying offices globally
  • Following up on selected handlooms and launches each season with the product developer and communicating to buying offices globally
  • Working closely with Tech Department for the executing of garment fittings
  • Developing and understanding of fabrics and product details based on the menswear price range

The Ideal Candidate:
  • 1-2 years of experience in wovens design with shirting experience
  • Graduated at a degree level, higher or equivalent in menswear fashion design
  • Excellent computer skills (Illustrator/Photoshop) & hand-drawn skills
  • Awareness of 3D software such as Browzwear and CLO
  • Business English fluency (both written and verbal)
  • Open mindset with team mentality
  • Keen eye for trend with an innate ability to translate ideas into a commercial collection with a contemporary handwriting through a Tommy lens
  • Is able to work in a highly productive 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 an up to date portfolio and motivational letter with your application. We would love to see your aesthetic as well how you commercially design to understand 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.

COVID-19and Working at PVH

As we continue to navigate the impact ofCOVID-19, the health, safety and well-being of our associates remains our #1 priority. As a result, your recruiting processmay be conducted remotely, primarilyvia phone and video calls. Once you're onboard, you'll join in our Work Smart hybrid way of working, which is focused on connection, collaboration and community, with our dynamic offices and workspaces there to facilitate teamwork and innovation.

In your initial call, our Talent Acquisition Team will outline the full details of our Work Smart hybrid working policy, as well as any adapted measures that may be in place based on current government guidelines.