design graduate


About the Company

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.

Position Description

About the program

Our two year graduate programme offers a full immersion into the brands and products of PVH Europe. The programme includes a comprehensive induction & development programme providing the successful candidate with a strong cross-functional profile built through rotating across multiple business teams and brands. Our programme includes three 8-month rotations. Two of these rotations will be in two different design areas. Possible design areas include:

  • TH Menswear
  • TH Menswear Edition
  • TH Menswear Concept team
  • Hilfiger Denim Mens
  • CK Jeans
  • Kidswear Boys
  • TH Tailored
  • CK Menswear

The third rotation will be decided by the graduate depending on where they see themselves within the company. HR will facilitate the rotation but as we see the importance of designing your own career we will let graduates decide where they would like to gain experience before stepping into a permanent role.

The programme includes day to day duties and individual projects as well as tailored training & coaching delivered by our learning and development team to help build your technical, professional and soft skills. The programme commences in September 2019.

Position Requirements

Successful candidates will meet the following requirements:

  • Recently graduated from a school/university - no longer than 2 years ago
  • Relevant education & work experience as a design intern
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Fluent in English – speaking and writing
  • Eligible to work in the EU
  • Excellent computer skills (Illustrator/Photoshop) with hand drawn skills
  • A good understanding of feminine trends with the ability to translate them into a commercial product
  • Must have a commercial eye

About you

As well as meeting our key criteria above, successful candidates are expected to demonstrate the following attributes:

  • International mindset
  • Energetic & entrepreneurial drive
  • Hands on
  • Team player
  • Strong personality
  • Ambition for career growth
  • Strong passion for fashion
  • Hard working yet fun-loving