We are working within the Womenswear Division, creating seasonal collections for the sweater/knitwear category including knitted skirts & dresses. We work closely with all designers within the womenswear team to align the sweater/knitwear collection to the womenswear inspiration & details.
As a Sweater/Knitwear Designer within WSW team, you be working to the Womenswear Division seasonal collections. You will report into the Senior sweater/Knitwear Designer. You will work closely with the Product Developers and Merchandisers within your area. Next to this you’ll be working close with all designers within the WSW team to align the sweater/knitwear collection to the WSW inspiration and details.
We expect you to be curious and follow what is the next trends in sweater/knitwear with a love for the sweater/knitwear category. We expect you to be creative with a fresh and new eye on the sweater/knitwear.
You will focus on researching trends that works into the Tommy Hilfiger Womenswear brand strategy/DNA
You will be part of an enthusiastic team and will learn to work from A to Z on a collection
Create brand identity through trims & branding development
Research trends for the WSW sweater/knitwear
Selecting yarns/fabrics during mills presentation
Focus on sustainability regarding yarns selections
Keep and maintain our yarns & garments library up to date & relevant
You will design new shapes & details for development with the technical fit team
You will work to the divisional calendar to meet deadlines
You will work in Illustrator & Photoshop to design technical sheets & overviews for divisional presentations
You need to create all selected & confirmed styles into computerized & design technical sheets
Share completed technical sheet to buying offices globally
Participate in fittings with your Senior Designer and technical team
Travel for efficient and relevant shopping trips and to factories for handover & inspiration
The Ideal Candidate:
4/5 years' experience in sweater/knitwear
To have a very strong technical sweater/knit knowledge (knowing yarns contend, gg & plys, stitches terminology.
Have a very good eye for fit and attention to details.
Knowledge of designing technical sketches.
Organized, enthusiastic, easy to adapt and flexible with changes
Articulate & good at presenting at different stage the collection. From sketch review to proto review
Computer skills (Illustrator/Photoshop) is a must & hand illustration skill
Fluent in English both written and verbal as English is the working language of the company
Able to work in a hectic environment and has a hands-on mentality.
Work independently as well as in a team and that you also enjoy working in a busy environment
What You Can Expect from Us:
A beautiful state-of-the-art Campus, complete with our very own People's Place Gym and People's Place Cafes
A company culture that fosters development, offering training and learning opportunities through our very own PVH University
An international environment which respects diversity, equality, and individuality
A smart work program that empowers our associates to work at their preferred location within a flexible schedule
A chance to unwind with weekly social activities
Please apply with your up to date Sweater/Knitwear Portfolio
PVH Europe and our brands, 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.