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PVH Corp. Design Director, Performance - Calvin Klein in New York, New York


The Design Director is responsible for developing the Calvin Klein Performance line under the direction of the Sr Design Director. They will oversee all categories and be responsible for designing the collection along with the Designers.


  • Works directly with Sr Design Director and cross-functionally with Calvin Klein Design teams to research and develop concept, color, fabrics, print and graphics and hardware designs for Calvin Klein Performance in all product categories.

  • Leads Performance Design team from a senior position in setting up working meetings with Sr Design Director and appropriate Calvin Klein Designers.

  • Designs concepts in partnership with Concept Director per season and works closely with Merchandising partners to build assortment based on business needs.

  • Attends fittings and reviews prototypes.

  • Conveys all information to pertinent parties (Sourcing, Merchandising and Tech).

  • Communicates all necessary information for the technical packages.

  • Prepares design presentations for review meetings.

  • Ensures timely development of the lines by adhering to time and action calendar.

  • Leads organization for relevant information related to product (mill cards, files of Collections etc.).

  • Design and techpack a portion of the collection along with the Designers


Experience: 10+ years design experience with extensive experience in Apparel design

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Design


  • Excellent time management and interpersonal skills.

  • Possess high fashion aesthetics.

  • Previous experience working with Asia and Europe.

  • High level of communication

  • Illustrator/Photoshop experience

  • PDM/PLM experience

PVH Corp. or its subsidiary ("PVH") is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants for employment on the basis of their individual capabilities and qualifications, consistent with applicable law and without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, age, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship status, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, military status or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law. In addition to complying with all applicable laws, PVH also has a strong corporate commitment to inclusion, diversity and to ensuring that all current and future PVH associates are compensated solely on job-related factors such as skill, ability, educational background, work quality, experience and potential. To achieve these goals, across the United States and its territories, PVH prohibits any PVH employee, agent or representative from requesting or otherwise considering any job applicant’s current or prior wages, salary or other compensation information in connection with the hiring process. Accordingly, applicants are asked not to disclose this salary history information to PVH

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