Job Details

Job title

Fabric Coordinator, PVH

Location

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Level

Executive / Coordinator

Function

Logistics & Supply Chain

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 and Responsibilities:

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

The Ideal Candidate

Requirements:

Textile Education/Experience

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

Passion for fabricsKnowledge about fabric production and testing

Strong communication skills

Excellent English written and spoken

Good planning and organizational skills

Advanced Excel skills

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.