PVH Corp.

Graphic Designer

Based: Amsterdam
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 14 October 2018
Website: pvh.com
Job Listing Added: 30 August 2018

With a history going back over 130 years, PVH has excelled at growing brands and businesses with rich American heritages, becoming one of the largest global apparel companies. We have over 30,000 associates operating in over 40 countries with over $8 billion in revenues. We own the iconic Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Van Heusen, IZOD, ARROW, Speedo*, Warner’s and Olga brands and market a variety of goods under these and other nationally and internationally known owned and licensed brands.

PVH Europe is home to the global headquarters of Tommy Hilfiger and the European offices of Calvin Klein. The company is founded on a dynamic and fast-paced work environment that’s fueled by passion, creativity and an entrepreneurial spirit.

Tommy Hilfiger is one of the world’s leading designer lifestyle brands, internationally recognized for celebrating the essence of “classic American cool” style. Founded in 1985, Tommy Hilfiger delivers premium styling, quality and value to consumers worldwide with a breadth of collections including Hilfiger Collection, Tommy Hilfiger Tailored, men’s, women’s and kids’ sportswear, Tommy Hilfiger Denim, accessories, and footwear. In addition, the brand is licensed for a range of products, including fragrances, eyewear, watches and home furnishings. Tommy Hilfiger, which was acquired by PVH Corp. in 2010, has more than 17,000 associates worldwide and an extensive distribution network in over 115 countries and 1,600 retail stores. Global retail sales of the Tommy Hilfiger brand were US $6.5 billion in 2015.

Calvin Klein is a global lifestyle brand that exemplifies bold, progressive ideals and a seductive, and often minimal, aesthetic. We seek to thrill and inspire our audience while using provocative imagery and striking designs to ignite the senses.

Founded in 1968 by Calvin Klein and his business partner Barry Schwartz, we have built our reputation as a leader in American fashion through our clean aesthetic and innovative designs. Global retail sales of Calvin Klein products exceed $8 billion in 2015 and were distributed in [over] 110 countries. Calvin Klein employs over 10,000 associates globally. In 2003, we were acquired by PVH Corp., one of the largest apparel companies in the world.

*The Speedo brand is licensed for North America and the Caribbean in perpetuity from Speedo International Limited.

The Agency:
• The in-house agency is a full service integrated creative agency, responsible for the activation of strategically led creative concepts, editorial content and innovative digital solutions to support marketing and communications for PVH brands across Europe and International markets.
• As creative guardians, we’re responsible for elevating and reflecting core brand values across every touch-point, adopting and maintaining an Omni-channel approach to everything we do.
• Variety is key with everything from concepting and producing fully integrated marketing campaigns, retail space, promotions, in-store marketing (collateral, graphics etc.), sales tools, brochures, invitations, guerilla activities, corporate communications… and beyond.
• Digital marketing and e-commerce are an integral part of our daily work; this includes online retail, editorial-style content, brand experiences, media and advertising, email marketing, CRM and social media platforms, along with bringing immersive, digital experiences to life in ‘bricks and mortar’ retail and showroom environments, embracing pioneering and innovative initiatives.
• Working language is English.

What we're looking for:
• In a word, creativity. In a few more: enthusiasm, experience and talent. Excellent typography skills, creative mind and sharp eye; you should be a talented Graphic Designer with the portfolio to prove it.
• We need someone who’s not afraid to make their voice heard, take ownership of their own projects and keep us growing. You will have a passion for design and branding and be able to work closely with the rest of the team to create and develop ideas in a collaborative way.
• You will be required to demonstrate good communication skills internally with the team. Being polite, reliable, committed and professional at all times.
• Self-initiative with the ability to work unguided and guided in a proactive manor.

Your skills include:
• Ability to turn ideas into practical designs
• Proactive and willing to challenge yourself
• Ability to present work to colleagues and clients
• Experienced knowledge of Creative suite (In-design, Photoshop, illustrator)
• Experience creating 3-D visuals using Sketch-up
• Excellent design aesthetic
• Awareness of design trends and innovation
• Ability to design and execute in Keynote internal and external presentations
• Strong typography skills
• Personal organizational skills
• High level of attention to detail

You'll need to bring:
• Minimum of 5 years experience in a creative/agency environment
• A beautifully crafted portfolio
• A degree in Design, Visual Studies or other design-related field is preferred

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position opportunity, please apply via the link below: emea3.recruitmentplatform.com/syndicated/private/syd_apply.cfm?ID=Q3LFK026203F3VBQB8M79V7E3&nPostingTargetID=57415