Job Field Quality Controller Portugal

PVH Corp.

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

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

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

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.

Position Description

The Field QC will be responsible for all technical aspects related to the production of PVH Europe products. He/she will be overseeing the production facilities and help guiding them in producing excellent quality products that are meeting our technical quality requirements.

Main targets:

  • Support and build strong working relationship for all technical and quality issues, between PVH Europe Division, Central Supply Chain dept. and Factory management.
  • Monitor the technical product realization and improving of the quality level
  • Fit and approve proto's, salesmen samples, preproduction samples together with development and design team.
  • Work at vendors in Line to train & guide the production process according to our requirements
  • Introduce our quality and workmanship standards to the vendor
  • Effect inline inspection and final QC control at the vendor/factory.
  • Support in monitoring the production deadlines for sampling and bulk.
  • Analyze defect issues and help to minimize the second choice percentage.
  • Evaluate new potential production locations and suppliers.
  • Support Corporate Responsibility when required

Position Requirements

  • Be a team player
  • Technical Textile/Garment Education
  • Minimum 5-8 years working experience in production factories, preferably in Knitwear and Woven
  • Product Person with extensive technical background in workmanship and fit
  • Willingness to travel and spending some time abroad
  • Used to work under pressure with deadlines.
  • Fluent in English
  • Good MS Office knowledge

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