Assistant Designer, Womens Cns Knits

Tommy Hilfiger

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Assistant Designer, Womens Cns Knits, Tommy Hilfiger


New York, United States


Assistant / Entry Level


Design (Garments & Accessories)



Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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The Assistant Designer is responsible for assisting the Designer with all aspects of the design process. Assistant Designer should offer creative vision (trend research, design ideas, etc.), have proficient knowledge of Illustrator and Photoshop, knowledge of Web PDM/ PLM, and be able to maintain organization of all materials needed for meetings and fittings. 


  • Research for new ideas and inspirational concepts
  • Sketch CADs and build design boards
  • Update CADs & BOM’s after meetings and produce recaps
  • Actively participate in fittings, take notes and input to database system
  • Create detailed tech-packs and communicate artwork needs to CAD team
  • Update and keep organized various binders for fabrics/CADs/fit notes/trims/artwork
  • Review and comment on Lab Dips, Fabric, Art, and Trim submits
  • Regularly correspond with Production/Merchandising/Trim/Fabric R&D/Technical Design teams
  • Attend all meetings and keep detailed notes


  • College degree in Fashion Design
  • 1-2+ years of demonstrated design experience, preferably in Womens CnS knits
  • Must have proficient knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop, Excel, Web PDM/PLM. 
  • Ability to sketch and draw flats by hand and in Illustrator
  • Strong knowledge of garment construction
  • Adept at the working place, multi-tasking multiple seasons and juggling priorities in an organized but flexible manner
  • Must have a clear understanding of the Tommy aesthetic and ability to identify key trends and determine how they relate to our brand
  • Strong time management, organizational skills & problem solving skills
  • Very good accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to occasionally work long hours
  • Ability to handle stressful situations while remaining professional and organized
  • Always be a team player and be enthusiastic about contributing to the design process
  • 3-D design experience, a plus
  • Ability to work in fluid environment with changing priorities required

PVH Corp. or its subsidiary ("PVH") is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants for employment on the basis of their individual capabilities and qualifications, consistent with applicable law and without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, age, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship status, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, military status or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law. In addition to complying with all applicable laws, PVH also has a strong corporate commitment to inclusion, diversity and to ensuring that all current and future PVH associates are compensated solely on job-related factors such as skill, ability, educational background, work quality, experience and potential. To achieve these goals, across the United States and its territories, PVH prohibits any PVH employee, agent or representative from requesting or otherwise considering any job applicant’s current or prior wages, salary or other compensation information in connection with the hiring process. Accordingly, applicants are asked not to disclose this salary history information to PVH

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.