Who are Decora?
A family run business, Decora has been established for over 35 years and is a well-recognised and trusted supplier to the window blind industry across the UK and Europe.
Encompassing over 10 different brands Decora’s diverse product range comprises of roller and louvre blinds, roof blinds, wood venetians, aluminium venetians, shutters and motorised blinds. Each Decora brand stands well-known in the industry with some of our biggest brands including Sunwood and The Fabric Box.
Why work for Decora?
Headquartered in Lisburn, Decora employs in excess of 850 people operating out of 5 sites in Lisburn and a distribution centre in Birmingham, England. As a continually growing company, we strive to empower our people to develop and succeed.
Our people are at the heart of our business. We recognise the importance of encouraged development and ensure our people have the tools and training required to grow their skills, enhance their knowledge and progress in their careers.
Our passion and commitment to supporting the promotion of our people throughout the business is recognised through our series of Training and Development programmes.
Decora has many long-standing employees who we are fortunate to have had be part of the Decora team over the years. With continual appreciation, we celebrate such employees with our Long Service Awards which usually consists of a lunch where we enjoy reminiscing our journey together.
A key focus on personal development merged with functional organisation and a supportive approach, Decora maintain a happy, productive and efficient work environment. Working in unison, each department is fundamental to the Decora team and we value our sense of team spirit.
Embracing innovation, we take pride in designing, creating, engineering, manufacturing and distributing our own products and services. We value all that is unique and strive for originality and a central focus of our strategy is to nurture, innovate, design, create and source new products. As such our product portfolio is forever growing, leading to a fast-paced enthusiastic atmosphere where creativity flourishes.
- Generous holiday entitlement with additional holidays given for long service.
- Annual Awards for Long Service and Attendance.
- Recognition Schemes such as Employee of the Quarter and Simply Recognise.
- Childcare Vouchers.
- Employee Savings Scheme.
- Employee discount for manufactured blinds.
- Employee discounts in a range of local shops, restaurants and leisure facilities.
- Life Assurance.
What Our Employees Say
Will you find your perfect role?
Brian Simpson, Engineering Manager
Part of the Decora Team since 2007
Studying Mechanical Engineering at University I joined Decora as a Placement Student before returning as a Graduate. Growing professionally over the years I am now Engineering Manager and feel the training I received has facilitated in my development; this includes Invest NI training on Lean Thinking, A3 problem solving, change management and operational improvement as well as the Decora Management Development Programme.
The team of people I work with at Decora are always willing to help and support one another and as the company continues to grow there is always something new to learn and get involved with. I look forward to seeing the company flourish further and help others to develop, as I was helped.
Stephanie Godfrey, Shift Manager
Part of the Decora Team since 2004
Joining Decora as Production Operator my career has seen progression to Section Leader, Trainee Supervisor, Supervisor and onto my current role as Shift Manager. A key interest in internal promotion, Decora support colleagues wishing to progress within the company; many of my colleagues have developed as I have and I am privileged to be able to assist in the development of my team.
Looking to the future, I am excited about the new everyday challenges brought with continued company growth and I hope that every day I can continue to learn something new!
Matthew Gaston, Purchasing Manager
Part of the Decora Team since 2014
I joined Decora as an Analyst within the Purchasing Department and over the past 3 years Decora have supported me in developing my career from Analyst to Purchasing Manager. A combination of trusted responsibility, training programmes & consistent exposure to new areas of learning have facilitated my development.
As a family owned company with consistent growth, Decora offer a non-corporate ethos where employees are valued whilst maintaining a business structure which allows for professional development. Offering a fast-paced, ambitious environment and a team driven by continuous improvement and increased success, the outlook for the future is pretty exciting!
- NI Family Business Award for Large Family Business 2017
- Belfast Telegraph Top 100 Companies in NI 2017
- Lisburn and Castlereagh City Business Growth Award 2016
- London Stock Exchange Top 1000 UK Companies 2016
- Lisburn City Business Growth Award 2015
- UTV Business Eye Company of the Year 2014
- Lisburn City Best Marketing Initiative 2013
- Lisburn City Best Marketing Initiative 2013
- Lisburn City Business Growth Award 2011
- Lisburn City Excellence in Manufacturing 2011
- CIM Ireland Marketing Award: Highly Commended Best Marketing Campaign Award 2010