PVH Corp. Senior Manager, Communications - Tommy Hilfiger in New York, New York
The Senior Manager, Communications is responsible for the day-to-day management and execution of communications strategies, programs and activities for the North America and Latin America regions. This includes corporate and executive communications, Corporate Responsibility and crisis communications. Central to this role are strong writing and presentation skills and the ability to facilitate clear, concise, timely communication between the respective teams in Amsterdam and New York.
Project Management, including building and maintaining strategy proposals, project summaries, timelines, budgets and team management.
Draft overviews and develop talking points for key corporate programs and executive initiatives including interviews and speaking engagements; Develop briefs to Copywriter (Amsterdam) for written materials, including Q&As, press releases, speeches, interview talking points, and other corporate messaging
Draft and deploy internal communications memos for Americas
Pitch corporate communications stories and develop journalist relationships for outlets in The Americas
Oversee in partnership with Corporate Communications Coordinator, daily monitoring and clipping of all brand mentions in the press including news-related items, editorial features, photos and videos
Lead coordination and execution of corporate and brand photo/video shoots on a regular basis, managing post shoot production until final product completed
Manage global asset drives in New York and Amsterdam in cooperation with the Manager, Global Corporate Communications (in Amsterdam)
Coordinate with Manager, Global Communications (Amsterdam) on event recaps for all brand initiatives including fashion shows, business announcements, and brand events to update executives internally
Execute crisis communication strategy, monitoring press for crisis-related news and proactively communicating with executive team to provide a comprehensive analysis of coverage in coordination with Manager, Global Corporate Communications (Amsterdam)
Communications liaison between Global Communications team in Amsterdam and the Marketing and Communications team in New York on day-to-day tasks, and seasonal/annual initiatives, and one-off special projects
NYC liaison to the PVH Corp. internal Communications team
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Marketing or Communications
Minimum of 5 years of working experience in fashion or in relevant functions
Strengths in analyzing, synthesizing and summarizing high volumes of information, creating executive summaries and relaying resulting decisions and/or changes across multiple platforms
Strong networking capabilities to develop working relationships across the organizations that are needed to complete key tasks and projectsCollaborative; able to liaise closely across different levels of the organization
Strong writing and communication skills
Pro-active and hands-on
Open minded and resourceful
Strong aesthetic eye and taste level; strict attention to detail
Responsive and service minded
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs; Excel, PowerPoint and Keynote
Ability to travel, both domestically and internationally; valid passport required
Ability to handle multiple tasks/projects with adherence to deadlines and budgets
Creative thinker who effectively collaborates with respective teams in Amsterdam and New York
Must be able to find the best solutions and develop methods to improve efficiency
Must be flexible to adapt to changing trends of business and projects
Flexibility required to respond to changing needs of the business with adherence to deadlines
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.