Job Details

Job title

Fabric Coordinator, PVH

Location

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Level

Executive / Coordinator

Function

Design (Garments & Accessories)

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

About the Company

Tommy Hilfiger is one of the world’s leading designer lifestyle brands, internationally recognized for celebrating the essence of “classic American cool” style. Founded in 1985, Tommy Hilfiger delivers premium styling, quality and value to consumers worldwide with a breadth of collections including Hilfiger Collection, Tommy Hilfiger Tailored, men’s, women’s and kids’ sportswear, Tommy Hilfiger Denim, accessories, and footwear. In addition, the brand is licensed for a range of products, including fragrances, eyewear, watches and home furnishings. Tommy Hilfiger, which was acquired by PVH Corp. in 2010, has more than 17,000 associates worldwide and an extensive distribution network in over 115 countries and 1,600 retail stores. Global retail sales of the Tommy Hilfiger brand were US $6.5 billion in 2015.

Position Description

Guarantee the continuous fabric research, development, proto and sms ordering  for our Tommy Hilfiger Collections TH TAILORED and TH COLLECTION MENSWEAR.

Work closely with Senior Fabric Developer, Design, Product Development, fabric mills and vendors.

  • Support design team during fabric concept and decision process
  • Manage fabric research and developments
  • Organize mill meetings and fabric fair visits
  • Maintain  fabric selection library and archive
  • Monitor leadtimes, prices and delivery conditions
  • Order proto and sampling fabrics and track delivery process
  • Ensure accuracy and completeness of data in PLM, fabric card and development list
  • Be involved in fabric risk assessment process

Position Requirements

Textile Education/Experience

Preferable 2-3 years of experience in fabric research and development

Passion for fabrics

Knowledge about fabric production and testing

Strong communication skills

Excellent English written and spoken

Good planning and organizational skills

Advanced Excel skills

About Us

With a history going back over 135 years, PVH has excelled at growing brands and businesses with rich American heritages, becoming one of the largest global apparel companies.

We are approximately 35,000 associates operating in over 40 countries and $8.2 billion in 2016 annual revenues. We own and market the iconic CALVIN KLEIN, Tommy Hilfiger, Van Heusen, IZOD, Arrow, Speedo*, Warner's, and Olga brands and, in addition, market a variety of goods under our own and licensed brands.

We value an inclusive workplace that drives growth, success, performance and creativity. We are looking for talented people who embrace these values and will help us to expand our position as a global leader in the apparel industry.

Corporate Responsibility is central to how we conduct business and applies across all stages of our operations and supply chain. As an industry leader, we recognize the great responsibility and opportunity to make positive impacts – from source to store – by empowering the people we work with, preserving the environment and supporting our communities.

We Are PVH.