Avant is translated from French to English as meaning ‘before’, ‘in front’ or ‘premier’ as defined by the Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary.


Avant Personnel and VSMA are the first wholly Territorian and Brisbane owned and operated boutique recruitment agency that is solely focused on servicing the Top End. We develop strong client and candidate relationships through understanding the needs and expectations of both parties.

Work and Life in the NT – Alison Hucks | Principal at Avant

Our industry accredited consultants are passionate about finding the right people for your organisation and they appreciate the sensitivities of managing a successful recruitment campaign in the Top End. Our quality assured processes are adaptable to meet your business requirements and have been developed to ensure best fit when recruiting your next team member.

Achieving quality service has been a hallmark of our success over recent years, and was formally acknowledged among industry peers when awarded the 2016 Telstra NT Business of the Year Award and the 2016 MYOB Telstra NT Business Award.