Senior Accessories Designer

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 8 days ago
Job Description
What does your team do:
Design the Tommy Hilfiger Accessories line that is relevant and commercially successful, showing a clear understanding of the Tommy Hilfiger brand identity and vision. Design and develop a cohesive collection that can meet the various needs of the Global market. The team collaborate with the wider accessories design team, product development and merchandising teams to create the collection.

What we expect you to bring to the team:
\nDevelopment and execution of design stories working to the seasonal calendar (4 collections per year)
\nExtensive fabric knowledge including leather and non-leather (PU) materials and general production techniques.
\nResearch seasonal/trend concepts, materials, hardware and colour stories. Collate into mood boards to present back to Design Director, VP and team
\nTranslating market trends and corporate briefs into the accessories aesthetic for the Tommy Hilfiger DNA
\nIndustry knowledge of market margins
\nPrepare technical sketches for divisional presentations and sales presentations and create sample requests to the highest detail to handover at factories and vendors
\nWork effectively to meet deadlines for the Divisional Calendar
\nCollaborating with TH Womenswear and TH Collection divisions on the Tommy Now runway collections.
\nDesigning capsule collections with brand ambassadors (for example GigixTommyNow & Zandaya X Tommy collection)
\nConfidence working from concept, prototype to final accessory (ownership of the product journey)
\nInspirational and market research trips (Globally)
\nSubmitting design specification through PLM system as well as providing necessary content for other systems
What we expect you to have:
All applicants must apply with a relevant and up to date portfolio.
\n\nPrevious experience in Womens Accessories design, minimum of 4-5 years experience
\nAbility to work in creative environment, to handle pressure, to work on multiple tasks under tight deadlines yet able to provide high quality work result
\nExtensive knowledge designing with Illustrator, Photoshop, Keynote and PLM
\nStrong hand sketching skills with understanding of scale and perspective
\nTeam player, yet able to work independently when needed
\nEmbrace the hands on, active, problem solving, open minded, dynamic, fun and fast pace environment
\nFlexible to travel
\nNot a 9 to 5 mentality, especially at peak design time
\nFluent in English, excellent communication written and verbal

What you can expect from us:
\nAll the bells and whistles: reimbursed commuting expenses, 25 days annual leave, discount on your mandatory Dutch Health Insurance, and competitive pension plan
\nWork at our beautiful state-of-the-art Campus, complete with a gym and a Peoples Place caf, located by the water in the heart of Amsterdam
\nWe foster a culture of development, offering training and learning opportunities through our very own PVH University
\nA relocation package (if applicable) and help with finding your feet before and during your move to the Netherlands
\nTo top it all off, you will be working in an organization that encourages an entrepreneurial mindset, embraces curiosity and seek employees that are driven, solution oriented and value a collaborative culture