Job Details

Job title

Menswear Design Intern, Tommy Hilfiger

Location

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Level

Assistant / Entry Level

Function

Design (Garments & Accessories)

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Will be assisting the design team reporting to the Design Director
  • Sketching in illustrator
  • Making overviews
  • Work in PLM
  • Learning about how we build and work on a collection.
  • Assisting in making concept boards/ mood board

Learning Objectives:

  • understanding of the new PLM system and data input
  • Illustrator sketching to reach a standard required to communicate effectively a design concept to retail/ sales/ merchandising
  • Learning how to execute a clear detailed technical sketch for vendors
  • Concise research of trends relevant to Brand identity
  • Develop basic understanding of fabrics/qualities
  • Understanding and cooperating with the general needs

The Ideal Candidate

  • Communication/Language: Fluent in English, speaking and writing
  • Computer/IT:  Illustrator/Photoshop. Must be able to adapt to new IT systems, such as PLM.
  • It is a requirement that the candidate is still enrolled in a university or school program – design (HBO/WO).
  • The candidate must be eligible to work in the EU.
  • Internship starting 1st August for 6 months

It is required that a project and/or portfolio be submitted with application of the role.

About Us

Tommy Hilfiger is one of the world’s leading designer lifestyle brands and is internationally recognized for celebrating the essence of “classic American cool” style, featuring preppy with a twist designs.  Founded in 1985, Tommy Hilfiger delivers premium styling, quality and value to consumers worldwide under the Tommy Hilfiger and Hilfiger Denim brands, with a breadth of collections including Hilfiger Collection, Tommy Hilfiger Tailored, men’s, women’s and children’s sportswear, denim, accessories, and footwear. In addition, the brand is licensed for a range of products, including fragrances, eyewear, watches and home furnishings. Founder Tommy Hilfiger remains the company’s Principal Designer and provides leadership and direction for the design process.  Tommy Hilfiger, which was acquired by PVH Corp. in 2010, is a global apparel and retail company with more than 17,000 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 US $6.7 billion in 2014.

With a heritage going back over 130 years, PVH has excelled at growing brands and businesses with rich American heritages, becoming one of the largest apparel companies in the world. We have over 30,000 associates operating in over 40 countries with over $8 billion in 2014 revenues. We own the iconic Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Van Heusen, IZOD, ARROW, Speedo*, Warner’s and Olga brands and market a variety of goods under these and other nationally and internationally known owned and licensed brands.