Junior Talent Acquisition Specialist - Retail (Calvin Klein & Tommy Hilfiger)

Amsterdam, Netherlands
22 May 2022
09 Jun 2022
Human Resources
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 recognised for celebrating the essence of "classic American cool" style. Founded in 1985, Tommy Hilfiger was acquired by PVH Corp. in 2010. We engage consumers through 360° marketing campaigns, innovative events, exciting collaborations and brand partnerships, and work with some of the biggest names from the world of Fashion, Art, Music and Entertainment.


The PVH HR team are a group of focused, forward thinking and commercial individuals all passionate about offering an outstanding colleague experience.

The Talent Acquisition team are fanatical about talent. They are determined to find the best people for PVH whilst ensuring the candidate journey is a positive one! They offer a seamless and consultative service to their stakeholders always making sure they are working to the highest standards.

Reporting into the Talent Acquisition Specialist, the Junior Talent Acquisition Specialist is responsible for the end to end recruitment cycle, delivering a high quality best practice internal recruitment service across all retail positions in the Netherlands, with a focus on the Roermond Outlet Shopping Village.

The role will be based in Amsterdam with the successful candidate being expected to travel to Roermond 2 days a week on average.

Responsibilities include:
  • Managing an end to end recruitment cycle, delivering a high quality best practice internal recruitment service across all positions.
  • Responsible for managing stakeholder, candidate, and external supplier relationships.
  • Managing the advertising process for live roles via both our internal hiring system, external job boards and LinkedIn.
  • Providing a great candidate experience; answering questions, arranging interviews, managing communication and providing a clear status update for all candidates
  • Selecting and screening of applicants to provide suitable shortlists for hiring managers
  • Tracking and monitoring all internal and external interview outcomes, providing candidates with constructive feedback throughout their interview process
  • Partnering with stakeholders to support them with their resourcing needs; both immediate and future. Providing a comprehensive end-to-end recruitment service to the business, from initial briefing to candidate onboarding, supporting on interviews when required.
  • Providing advice and guidance to hiring managers on resourcing best practice; the most appropriate selection and testing methods available for a role; assisting with the sourcing, development or creation of specialist exercises or tasks where required.
  • Working with internal KPI's and SLA's, and ensuring strategic decisions in line with the talent team budget.

About YOU
  • You'll be a fluent Dutch speaker.
    You'll have previous experience of in a fast paced environment - ideally in store management or retail recruitment
  • You'll have strong stakeholder management skills and the ability to build relationships with ease.
  • You'll be skilled in analysis, time management, problem solving and innovative thinking
  • You will work well with change, being able to quickly adapt and work with pace
  • You'll be self-motivated and able to work in a remote based talent team
  • You'll be a commercially astute and confident decision maker, communicating with impact across all levels.


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.