Product Developer Lingerie

PVH Corp

Multiple Locations

0 year(s)

Job Description
<p><b>About PVH Corp.</b></p><p>PVH is one of the most admired fashion and lifestyle companies in the world.</p><p>We power brands that drive fashion forward for good.</p><p>Our brand portfolio includes the iconic CALVIN KLEIN, TOMMY HILFIGER, Van Heusen, IZOD, ARROW, Warners, Olga and Geoffrey Beene brands, as well as the digital-centric intimates brand. True&Co. We market a variety of goods under these and other nationally and internationally known owned and licensed brands. PVH has over 40,000 associates operating in over 40 countries and $9.9 billion in annual revenues. That's the Power of Us. Thats the Power of PVH.<br /></p><p><b>About Tommy Hilfiger</b></p><p>Tommy Hilfiger, which was acquired by PVH Corp. in 2010, is a global apparel and retail company with more than 16,000 associates worldwide. With the support of strong global consumer recognition, Tommy Hilfiger has built an extensive distribution network in over 90 countries and more than1,400 retail storesthroughout North America, Europe, Latin America and the Asia Pacific region. Global retail sales of theTommy Hilfigerbrand were $9.2 billionin 2019.</p><p></p><p>Founded in 1985, Tommy Hilfiger delivers premium styling, quality and value to consumers worldwide with a brand portfolio that includesTOMMY HILFIGERandTOMMY JEANS.</p><p>Tommy Hilfiger is one of the worlds most recognized premium designer lifestyle groups and is recognized for celebrating the essence of classic American cool style, featuring preppy with a twist designs.</p><p><br />Its focus is designing and marketing high-quality mens tailored clothing and sportswear, womens collection apparel and sportswear, kidswear, denim collections, underwear (including robes, sleepwear and loungewear), footwear and accessories. Through select licensees, Tommy Hilfiger offers complementary lifestyle products such as eyewear, watches, fragrance, swimwear, socks, small leather goods, home goods and luggage.</p><p></p><p><b>The Position</b></p><p><span>As a member of the cross-divisional Tommy Hilfiger Close to Body team, the Product Developer Lingerie is responsible for the product development and its process of Lingerie category. As Product Developer you closely work cross divisionally with the fabric team, designers and merchandising teams in order to deliver successful collections that embody the designers vision and still meet the business needs in terms of margins, quality, sustainability and brand identity.</span></p><p><span>This position reports into the Product Development Manager. </span></p><p></p><p><b>Key Responsibilities:</b></p><ul><li><p><span>Responsible for development and production of the Lingerie Collection, achieving the highest possible quality and sustainability level</span></p></li><li><p><span>Advises Design regarding technical possibilities and limitations </span></p></li><li><p><span>Works closely with Design and Material team to develop and select the right raw materials and trims and develop it into high-quality underwear with a sustainable approach, from fabric level up to manufacturing</span></p></li><li><p><span>Works with the PVH off-shore offices and direct vendors to control the status and changes to the styles follows up on deadlines for proto samples, sales samples, size sets, and production approval samples</span></p></li><li><p><span>Responsible for calendar and process between Merchandise & Design</span></p></li><li><p><span>Prepares proto- and other collection development milestone meetings from Product Development perspective</span></p></li><li><p><span>Coordinates and ensures that all the systems are updated and matching as per internal information (Centric PLM, VMS, Browzwear, GT Nexus etc.)</span></p></li><li><p><span>Responsible for the maintenance of the Tech Packs; CADs, Bill of Materials and size specifications in close collaboration with the Design and the Technical team</span></p></li><li><p><span>Takes a pro-active role in continuously improving the product in ways of quality and fit. Searches new innovative ways to enhancing the Lingerie product on fabric-, workmanship, sustainability-, and inclusivity level</span></p></li><li><p><span>Communication with: Design, Merchandising, Central sourcing, Material team, Buying Offices, Vendors and Technical team</span></p></li><li><p><span>Responsible for reaching the margin target on the product. Has a deep understanding of pricing and understands the different components of cost</span></p></li></ul><p></p><p><b>The Ideal Candidate:</b></p><ul><li><p><span>Education: higher textile education (AMFI, TMO)</span></p></li><li><p><span>A passion for Lingerie </span></p></li><li><p><span>Minimum 5 years working experience in development /sourcing/production in the Lingerie/Intimates field</span></p></li><li><p><span>Team player</span></p></li><li><p><span>Used to working under pressure with tight deadlines.</span> <span>Is organized and structured</span></p></li><li><p><span>Excellent communication and negotiating skills</span></p></li><li><p><span>Solid expertise in Lingerie fabrics and physical production</span></p></li><li><p><span>Solid knowledge of garment workmanship, specifications, fitting and pattern making</span></p></li><li><p><span>Excellent communication skills, fluency in written and spoken English are a must</span></p></li><li><p><span>Creates partnership and able to work within a diverse team</span></p></li></ul><p></p><p><b>What You Can Expect from Us:</b></p><ul><li><p>Acompanyculturethat fostersdevelopment, offering trainingand learning opportunities through our very own PVH University</p></li><li><p>An international environment which respects diversity, equality,and individuality</p></li><li><p>Amonthly Covid home- office budget</p></li><li><p>Asmart work programthatempowers ourassociates to workfrom home in the Netherlands, withina flexible schedule</p></li><li><p>Abeautifulstate-of-the-artCampus awaiting you upon our return to the office</p></li></ul><p><br />Please include a motivational letter with your application to understand why this is THE role for you!<br /><i>PVH Europe and ourbrands,TOMMY HILFIGER and CALVIN KLEIN, are committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse community of associates with a strong sense of belonging. We believe we are bettered by all forms of diversity, and take pride in working with top talent from every walk of life and corner of the world. In the spirit of inclusivity, qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, ethnicity, ability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, nationality, race, religion or sexual orientation.</i></p><p><b>#LI-PS2</b></p><