Assistant Designer, Color & Concept - Calvin Klein Underwear

PVH Corp

Multiple Locations

0 year(s)

Job Description


The Assistant Designer will support the Mens CKU Design Team from initial concept through product delivery. They will be working closely with the color and concept team to execute CKU design team direction for colors, prints, graphics, and waistbands for the season. A good attitude and excitement for the brand and category are needed to help inspire and support the team toward innovation and newness each season.


  • Support concept designer in print/pattern development and color up; ability to create print repeats; ability to develop graphics ensuring that the CKU brand aesthetic is executed
  • Create and collaborate with color and concept team each season to bring new ideas for the seasonal direction
  • Help to research/interpret trends and overarching brand direction into commercial product for print, pattern, graphics
  • Support the design team in CAD and PLM throughout all stages in design development
  • Keep up to date on new software, upgrades, technology that can be used within the department
  • Work and communicate daily with cross functional teams from development to final product
  • Ability to meet overlapping deadlines
  • Take initiative, embrace change, adapt to learning new concepts and procedures



Internal: Mens CKU Design, Mens CKU Merchandising (both regional and global teams), Mens CKU Global Supply Chain, Mens CKU Sales/Planning, and Mens CKU Raw Materials



Direct: N/A

Indirect: N/A





  • Highly creative and collaborative environment
  • Stay aware of current trends as they relate to underwear
  • Expected to know the underwear marketplace
  • Demonstrates a passion for underwear and the CK brand

ENVIRONMENT: Fast-paced, time sensitive and deadline driven Design studio




Experience working in the fashion industry

Fashion experience not limited to underwear

Proficiency in Adobe Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)

Knowledge of PLM/Techpacks

Working knowledge of Excel

Education: BA/BFA


  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Knowledge of PLM
  • Strong CAD skills
  • Ability to develop graphics and prints/cad recolors

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 applicants 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