Propper International is looking for a Creative Commercial Product Designer. The ideal candidate will have the following experience and qualifications:


  • Actively lead in conceptual development and design of assigned products through sourcing process.
  • Conduct ongoing market research into target market demands, industry trends in materials, designs, and technologies and how they relate to our business needs.
  • Develop, demonstrate and maintain a strong knowedge of target market demands, customers, brand objectives and design esthetic.
  • Work with merchandising on concept requirements such as pricing, sizing, competitive.
  • Communicate with Sourcing, Material Developer, Purchasing Department to direct raw material sourcing efforts.
  • Work collaboratively with tech design to develop complete and accurate technical specifications for sourcing.
  • Attend weekly meetings with Design, Merchandising, Sourcing, and Marketing.
  • Manage weekly workload in accordance to time and action calendar requirements.

Skills and Experience:

  • Ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in fashion design or other appropriate field.
  • Minimum 2-3 years apparel design/development experience.
  • Knowledge of Public Safety, Lifestyle and Outdoor Markets.
  • Technical knowledge in raw materials, fabrications, garment construction techniques, colors, and design process.
  • Understanding of the Sourcing and Costing process.
  • Proficient in garment sketching and illustration, in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, experience in Microsoft Office.
  • Knowledge of Accumark and WebPDM desired .
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, ability to present to all levels of management.
  • Ability to excel in a team environment is essential.
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills required.

Propper offers a full range of benefits that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), life insurance, and annual bonus potential.  

Interested candidates should submit their resume via e-mail to

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