PVH Corp. Manager Business Strategy and Operations - PVH Corp in New York, New York
The Manager of Business Strategy & Operations (Heritage Brands) will serve as a strategic driver of Heritage brand initiatives. A critical focus of this role will be to assist in the execution of the Heritage portfolio vision by connecting with thousands of influential startups across key areas of interest through the Plug & Play partnership. The selected candidate will be a self-starter with extensive experience in a tech-focused environment and can provide input into future growth opportunities.
Support business development opportunities (i.e. new distribution strategies, growth opportunities)
Support management of the Plug & Play relationship for Heritage brands – seeking out and evaluating influential startups to advance Heritage initiatives and opportunities ranging from new business models, customer experience, data capture, e-commerce, personalization, etc.
Prioritize divisional strategies with P&P initiatives to set up divisions for success and alignment across Heritage portfolio
Support business teams to lead and execute against critical cross brand initiatives (i.e. Mass, Digital, Sustainability, GTM)
Support Heritage brand special projects as they arise
Project manage cross functional teams (including Marketing, IT, brand leads, Operations, Finance, Strategy, Sales, Planning) to ensure projects are on time and within budget
Minimum of 5+ years of experience in apparel business and/or emerging fashion technology industry is preferred
Strong commercial awareness and understanding of the consumer environment
Ability to handle new and complex topics, interpret data, spot trends, draw conclusions and make recommendations
High standard of accuracy
Ability to synthesize information, present effectively, and influence at the highest level of the organization
Experience presenting to large audiences
Adaptable to change and capable of re-prioritizing appropriately
BA/BS degree required, MBA in related business concentration preferred
High proficiency with MS Office Suite: Word, PowerPoint and Excel
Strong communication skills, both oral and written
Strong leadership, facilitation and project management skills
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
With a history going back over 135 years, PVH has excelled at growing brands and businesses with rich American heritages, becoming one of the largest apparel companies in the world. We have over 36,000 associates operating in over 40 countries and nearly $9 billion in annual revenues. We own the iconic CALVIN KLEIN, TOMMY HILFIGER, Van Heusen, IZOD, ARROW, Speedo*, Warner’s, Olga and Geoffrey Beene brands, as well as the digital-centric True & Co . intimates brand, and market a variety of goods under these and other nationally and internationally known owned and licensed brands.
*The Speedo brand is licensed for North America and the Caribbean in perpetuity from Speedo International Limited.
DIVERSITY & EQUAL OPPORTUNITY We are committed to recruiting, training and providing career advancement to all associates regardless of gender, race, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, nationality, or social or ethnic origin. Diversity in the workplace is encouraged. Bigotry, racism and any form of harassment or discrimination is not tolerated.