intern advertising & branding


About the Company

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.

Founded in 1985, Tommy Hilfiger delivers premium styling, quality and value to consumers worldwide under the Tommy Hilfiger and Hilfiger Denim brands, with a breadth of collections including Hilfiger CollectionTommy Hilfiger Tailored, men’s, women’s and children’s sportswear, denim, accessories, and footwear. In addition, the brand is licensed for a range of products, including fragrances, eyewear, watches and home furnishings. Founder Tommy Hilfiger remains the company’s Principal Designer and provides leadership and direction for the design process.

Tommy Hilfiger, which was acquired by PVH Corp. in 2010, is a global apparel and retail company with more than 17,000 associates worldwide. With the support of strong global consumer recognition, Tommy Hilfiger has built an extensive distribution network in over 90 countries and more than 1,400 retail stores throughout North America, Europe, Latin America and the Asia Pacific region. Global retail sales of the Tommy Hilfiger brand were US $6.7 billion in 2014.

PVH Corp., one of the world’s largest apparel companies, owns and markets the iconic Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Van Heusen, IZOD, ARROW, Speedo*, Warner’s and Olga brands. It is the world’s largest shirt and neckwear company and markets a variety of goods under its own and licensed brands.

Department Information

Global Advertising & Branding is overseeing the development of global advertising campaigns, from strategy to final implementation. Whether produced in-house or external, the team delivers campaigns that generate brand desire and sell-through. New label launches, safeguarding the brand identity globally and ongoing development of new strategies to keep the brand relevant for our consumer are among the core responsibilities too.

Position Description

The role will support and gain valuable insights of/into the Global Advertising and Branding team in the following areas:

  • Daily support of the Global Advertising & Branding team
  • Work closely with the Advertising Coordinator and the Branding Coordinator on dedicated projects
  • Point of contact for internal departments
  • Maintaining image & guideline asset databases
  • Budget update/ tracker of invoicing
  • Presentation set-ups
  • Maintaining image & guideline asset databases
  • Expense reports
  • Status updates
  • Travel bookings
  • Dedicated project (TBD)

Learning Objections:

  • Intern will learn how to work proactively and take over responsibility;
  • Learn how to communicate in a global environment, both within the company and outside - through social media;
  • Gain insights into the global Advertising and Branding aspects of TH and influencer partnerships.

Position Requirements

  • The candidate must be eligible to work in the EU.
  • Start date: July or August 2019: Duration is 6 months.
  • It is a requirement that the candidate is still enrolled in a university or school program, please note this is not a thesis oriented internship but more to gain experience in a global work environment.
  • Educational requirements: University;
  • Good communication skills. Fluent in English, speaking and writing;
  • IT skills: Excellent in MS Office especially Excel;
  • Technical: Ability to work on a Mac;
  • Energetic, outgoing and not afraid to bring new ideas to the table.