Job Description

About the Company

ABOUT THE COMPANY:

TOMMY HILFIGER

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. Introduced in 1985, TOMMY HILFIGER delivers premium styling, quality and value to consumers worldwide. TOMMY HILFIGER has achieved strong global brand awareness and recognition and it occupies a unique position as a premium brand offering quality apparel, accessories and lifestyle products at accessible price points. The TOMMY HILFIGER brands include HILFIGER COLLECTION, TOMMY HILFIGER TAILORED, TOMMY HILFIGER and TOMMY JEANS.Global retail sales of products sold under the TOMMY HILFIGER brands were approximately $6.6 billion in 2016.

CALVIN KLEIN

Founded in 1968, Calvin Klein is one of the best known designer names in the world, exemplifying bold, progressive ideals and a seductive, and often minimal, aesthetic. The CALVIN KLEIN brands — CALVIN KLEIN BY APPOINTMENT,CALVIN KLEIN 205W39NYC, CK Calvin Klein, Calvin Klein, CALVIN KLEIN JEANS and CALVIN KLEIN UNDERWEAR— provide us with the opportunity to market products both domestically and internationally at various price points, through multiple distribution channels and to different consumer groups. Global retail sales of products sold under the CALVIN KLEIN brands were approximately $8.4 billion in 2016.

Department Information

DEPARTMENT & DIVISION:

Tommy Sport and Calvin Klein Performance are part of the PVH Underwear Division which is running the Underwear, Swimwear and Sports-Performance wear for Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein.

Tommy Sport is part of the Tommy Hilfiger Underwear Division, which is a fast growing division at PVH Europe with huge opportunity for further growth. A market leader already in most territories, the strategy going forward is to gain further leadership positioning in the Underwear, Swimwear and Sports area, with focus on developing the lifestyle element, amongst others through creating a bespoke sports performance collection targeting the European market. The collection comprises of fully functional sports performance apparel pieces which target the active consumer who wants to fuse functional sportswear with fashion.

Calvin Klein Performance is part of the Calvin Klein Underwear Division, which is a highly successful division at PVH Europe with huge opportunity for further growth. A market leader already in most territories, the strategy going forward is to gain further leadership positioning, with focus on developing the lifestyle element, amongst others through creating a bespoke sports performance collection targeting the European market. The collection comprises of fully functional sports performance apparel pieces which target the active consumer who wants to fuse functional sportswear with runway fashion.

The PVH Underwear Division consists of the following teams:

  • Merchandising (CALVIN KLEIN Performance)/Product Creation (Tommy Sport) – Responsible for the planning and implementation of a successful product strategy which meets the territory specific product requirements and delivers on sales, productivity and margin targets
  • Design (Tommy Sport) – drives the visual creation of the product line, closely working with Merchandising and Sourcing in order to bring the product vision to life
  • Sourcing and Production (Tommy Sport) – drives the development process of product made for the European market. Working closely with Merchandising, Design, factories and planning teams in order to deliver high-quality, profitable collections on-time to market
  • Planning – Drivers of the demand forecasting process, and responsible for placing and tracking buys for the full price businesses
  • Brand Control and Brand Operations – The interface between the division, central ops and finance, ensuring that all divisional and financial targets are achieved
  • Sales – Ensure effective and consistent communication between division, country sales and retail. Supports the presentation of collections to country sales teams and key accounts

Position Description

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

This is a dual brand Senior Director-level role with two direct reports (and a total team of nine). The position reports directly into the Divisional Senior Merchandising Director and will be the key product representative for CALVIN KLEIN Performance and Tommy Sport for all channels.

As part of the leadership team for the overall Underwear Division, you will have the vision to manage and drive the product strategy for the Performance brand to ensure continuing growth. You will lead and motivate the Merchandising team

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