Senior Merchandiser CKJ Women's Knits

Calvin Klein
Amsterdam, Netherlands
09 Aug 2022
03 Nov 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 Calvin Klein

Calvin Klein is a global lifestyle brand built on iconic essentials and powered by bold, progressive ideals. The Calvin Klein brands - CK Calvin Klein, Calvin Klein, Calvin Klein Jeans, Calvin Klein Underwear and Calvin Klein Performance - provide us with the opportunity to market products both domestically and internationally at various price points, through multiple distribution channels and to different consumer groups. The Calvin Klein brands are also licensed for a range of products, including fragrance, women's apparel, footwear, eyewear, watches and jewelry in various regions. Global retail sales of products sold under the Calvin Klein brands were approximately $9.4 billion in Full Price Retail CK Merchandising Manager 2019.

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
  • 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 Apparel Business
  • Team player with excellent communication skills
  • Ability to manage areas of responsibility independently
  • Ability to analyze and summarize data for the Director 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