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Are you a motivated professional with entrepreneurial spirit and experience in Accounting, Finance or Information Technology?

Brilliant wants YOU to join our award-winning team!

Building Brilliant 2020

As part of Brilliant’s 2020 strategy, we are looking to add world-class talent to our internal team. Be a part of Brilliant’s future and apply for one of our open positions or email your resume to Nick Averwater, Director of Talent Acquisition, at

We believe in a diverse workplace with team members of all backgrounds and walks of life welcomed. Our inclusive spirit allows our team members to experience a safe environment that sparks innovation, productivity and success. Since we opened our doors—we’ve had a global mindset and we continue to grow that every day.”Kathy Spearing, President, Brilliant

Mission & Values
Brilliant’s mission is to make people’s lives better which includes our clients, candidates and colleagues. We achieve this mission through our core values of Integrity, Job Satisfaction, Service, Accountability, Entrepreneurship and Teamwork.

Our People
Our executive recruiting and business development teams collectively have more than 200 years of experience in the accounting, finance and information technology fields. Many of our team members are former hiring managers and accounting, finance and information technology professionals from the big four accounting firms as well as Fortune 500 companies through small firms. We leverage each of our team member’s unique experience to provide our candidates and clients with only the highest quality of service – that’s why we are the best.

BrilliantU is the center for all our learning and development programs and initiatives for Brilliant team members. BrilliantU creates tools and programs to enhance the work life of our colleagues, and empower them to take pride in customer and candidate relationships. All colleagues will experience high-quality training, knowledge and other professional development resources. To learn more, visit the BrilliantU web page here.

At Brilliant, we’re passionate about working hard, exceeding our goals and celebrating successes all while maintaining a fun, fast-paced and inclusive work environment. We are innovative and progressive, and we know how to have fun with friendly team competitions, regular outings, community involvement and more. See some of our internal gatherings in the Photo Gallery below!

Companywide Events
Brilliant kicks off the New Year with a companywide, daylong conference that brings together all of its team members from the various offices and markets. The day is filled with a motivational speeches, team-building exercises, business presentations, entertainment and more! Check out the images from this year’s GRIT event in the Photo Gallery below!

President’s Club
Brilliant President, Kathy Spearing, hosts a President’s Club Best of the Best Award Gala Weekend for the top performing team members to celebrate their excellence and success every year. The weekend is filled with a lavish award ceremony along with activities, celebrations and other entertainment. For a peak at the 2018 President’s Club, take a look at the Photo Gallery below!


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“I worked as an accounting professional for more than a decade, however, it wasn’t until I came to work for Brilliant that I realized what I really wanted to do with my career. I work with the most talented individuals and get to help make people’s lives better. That’s why I enjoy coming to work every day.” — Noopur Banerji-McKenna, Business Development Manager, Management Resources

I was in the Finance and Accounting industry for about 10 years. I wanted to utilize my knowledge and skill set to find solutions to complex resource challenges. After over 2 years of working here, I can say that Brilliant has allowed me to thrive in every element of this goal, through the trust and high quality coaching I have received from its leadership team.  — Raj Pillai, Sr. Director of Business Development, Management Resources

“At Brilliant, you get the advantage of being able to work alongside high achieving colleagues who are more than willing to share why they have become successful. The true benefit to working alongside such individuals is that we all strive to make peoples’ lives better!” — Elizabeth Stoughton, Recruiting Director, Technology Staffing

“I like working at Brilliant because of the culture that upper management and our teams promote. Everyone wants you to be the best you can be in and outside of work. Our mission is to make peoples’ lives’ better and if you work hard enough, Brilliant can have a ton of great opportunities for you.” — Bridget Walsh, Sr. Financial Search Manager


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Brilliant™ Reports an Increase in the Number of Open Accounting, Finance and IT Positions Moving int
Brilliant™ Reports an Increase in the Number of Open Accounting, Finance and IT Positions Moving int
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Brilliant™ Expands into Dallas-Fort Worth Labor Market
Brilliant™ Expands into Dallas-Fort Worth Labor Market
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Brilliant™ Ranks No. 22 on Forbes 2019 List of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms
Brilliant™ Ranks No. 22 on Forbes 2019 List of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Brilliant Wins ClearlyRated’s 2019 Best of Staffing® Talent Award for Fourth Consecutive Year
Brilliant Wins ClearlyRated’s 2019 Best of Staffing® Talent Award for Fourth Consecutive Year
Thursday, February 7, 2019

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