Senior Merchandiser - Tommy Hilfiger Women's

Amsterdam, Netherlands
01 Jun 2022
17 Sep 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 European CTB Merchandising team is seeking a highly motivated, hardworking, and experienced Senior Merchandiser to join the team at the head office in Amsterdam.

The Position
As Senior Merchandiser, you will be reporting to the Senior Merchandising Manager and you will be overseeing the merchandising of the CTB business for Women, partnering with management to create and execute the merchandise strategies, and collaborating & coordinating with the design and product development teams to create seasonal collections.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Create seasonal merchandising plans and follow through execution
  • Develop and execute strategies utilizing knowledge based on analysis of business and competitive set
  • Brings customer and market prospective to the design and product development process. Thoroughly understands the brand's target customer by tracking attitude and lifestyle trends.
  • Acts as expert on competition and industry trends; ability to translate into innovative, relevant, fashion-forward product
  • Develop strong internal relationships with cross-functional partners
  • Create and maintain seasonal collection management files & systems
  • Drive the selling campaign reports and the end of season analysis by managing seasonal projections and analysing global bookings, reporting out on conclusions and key merchandising KPI
  • Highlight future opportunities and needs

The Ideal Candidate:
  • Min 4-5 years experience in merchandising/buying with part of that in the Women Underwear Business
  • Team player with excellent communication skills
  • Ability to manage areas of responsibility independently
  • Ability to analyze and summarize data for the Manager in order to identify and address potential business performance issues
  • Advanced MS Excel skills
  • High numerical and analytical strengths
  • Fluent in English - additional languages are a plus
  • Excellent organizational and negotiating skills are necessary
  • Hard-worker, proactive, hands-on mentality, flexible, multitasking, solution oriented, ability to prioritize

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.