Senior Specialist Supply Chain Planning

Amsterdam, Netherlands
10 Sep 2022
02 Nov 2022
Full Time
About PVH Corp.

PVH is one of the most admired fashion and lifestyle companies in the world. We power brandsthat drive fashion forward - for good. Our brand portfolio includes the iconicCALVIN KLEINandTOMMYHILFIGERbrands.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.


The Supply Chain Operations department can be roughly divided in 2 parts; one is responsible for the execution of the Supply Chain operations, while the other part is responsible for continuous improvement of the Supply Chain. This second part is managed by the Supply Chain Process Department, which consists of 6 teams and around 35 people. One of these 6 teams is the SCPD - Planning team where this role sits. The SCPD teams operate mainly between IT and the business and ensures smoothly implementation of new or improved process and/or systems. The SCPD Planning team is relatively new and still quite small, but due to the increased focus on Planning within PVH, the team is expected to grow significantly in coming years.

The Position

As a Senior Specialist Supply Chain Planning within the Supply Chain Process Development department (SCPD) you are responsible for initiating & driving initiatives and projects to improve the overall Planning performance within PVH. Together with the cross-functional teams, you deliver these projects and improvement initiatives in Supply Chain Planning area for the brands of PVH.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Support definition and implementation of the roadmap for the Planning domain and drive Planning process improvements based on your own initiatives, opportunities or PVH Supply Chain strategy
  • Set up and develop planning process expertise within SCPD to support planners within PVH Europe
  • Collaborates with solution providers, internal IT and business to improve planning processes and tools
  • Drives the problem solving process: frames problems, guides analytical modeling, and through analysis provides insights into solutions
  • Provide direction and support to SCPD project managers regarding planning process improvements
  • Deliver timely and relevant communication to all stakeholders to ensure alignment
  • Develop and offer employee trainings and development on planning processes and tools
  • Evaluate and assess results and data as input for continuous improvement
  • Participate as planning process expert in cross-functional projects or planning projects initiated by other departments

The Ideal Candidate:
  • A completed MA degree / equivalent in Supply Chain Management or Business administrations or other appropriate education
  • Approx. 3-5 years of relevant work experience in the field of supply chain and system projects; fashion experience is a big plus
  • Experience in a complex business environment in different areas of supply chain; have know-how of supply chain processes & systems, including planning and/or forecasting experience;
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong project management & communication skills: ability to clearly explain complex topics to a diverse audience, team player
  • People management experience: establish and maintain relationships within the (IT) team and with internal and external partners that drive development and collaboration
  • High standard of ethics, integrity and confidentiality
  • Hands-on, result oriented and structured
  • SAP knowledge is a plus
  • Business fluency in English (written and verbal)

What You Can Expect from Us
  • Work Smart Program: hybrid work, flex hours, work from anywhere 4 weeks a year, home office allowance and meeting free Fridays
  • One of a kind Campus: state-of-the-art collaboration spaces, restaurant with premium buffet, takeaway deli, barista coffee bars, skybar and rooftop garden
  • Health & Well-being: People's Place gym, sports clubs, nutritional coaching, meditation studio, headspace subscription, rooftop yoga and mental health days
  • Social events: Thursday socials, pub quizzes, annual themed events, sample sales and market launches
  • PVH University: learning and development programs to leverage your professional and personal goals
  • How we support you: onsite parking, bike garages, commuting allowances, Employee Assistance Programs, pension schemes and discount on our brands Tommy Hilfiger & Calvin Klein to name a few!

Our Talent Acquisition will share our full benefits overview at the offer stage.

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. #LI-Hybrid