Merchandiser, Tommy Hilfiger Women's

Amsterdam, Netherlands
23 Sep 2022
04 Oct 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 than 1,400 retail stores throughout North America, Europe, Latin America and the Asia Pacific region. Global retail sales of the Tommy Hilfiger brand were $9.2 billion in 2019

Founded in 1985, Tommy Hilfiger delivers premium styling, quality and value to consumers worldwide with a brand portfolio that includes TOMMY HILFIGER and TOMMY 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 and hardworking Merchandiser to join the team at the head office in Amsterdam.

The Position
As Merchandiser, you will be reporting to the Senior Merchandising Manager and you will be overseeing the merchandising of the CTB business for Women & Kids 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:

• Support in the creation of seasonal merchandising plans for Tommy Hilfiger CTB and follow through execution

•Assist the merchandise manager on collection building, understand and be fully updated at any stage to liaise on details with product development, design, and supply chain
• Create and maintain seasonal collection management files & systems for all lines

•Take ownership of non-seasonal product offer (Capsules & NOS)

• Own key tasks specific to Market Launch: SMS tracking and processing, collection shoot for iPad, creation of sales tools

• Provide analysis and data for merchandise manager analysis on sell in, sell out and post seasonal

• Create and maintain CTB library of competitor benchmark and market/trend research
• Highlight future opportunities and needs

The Ideal Candidate:
  • Min 2-3 years' work experience in merchandising/ buying
  • 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 necessary
  • Hard-worker, proactive, hands-on mentality, flexible, multitasking, solution oriented, ability to prioritize

What You Can Expect from Us:
  • A company culture that fosters development, offering training and learning opportunities through our very own PVH University
  • An international environment which respects diversity, equality, and individuality
  • A monthly Covid home- office budget
  • A smart work program that empowers our associates to work from home in the Netherlands, within a flexible schedule
  • A beautiful state-of-the-art Campus 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 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.

COVID-19 and Working at PVH

As we continue to navigate the impact of COVID-19, the health, safety and well-being of our associates remains our #1 priority. As a result, your recruiting process may be conducted remotely, primarily via 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.