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BDO USA Reviews

Updated 13 Nov 2019

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3.3
57%
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86%
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BDO USA CEO Wayne Berson
Wayne Berson
327 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "can be long hours (understood for public accounting)(in 121 reviews)

  • "The hours are ridiculous during busy season(in 118 reviews)

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  1. "Great company with good perks"

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    Current Employee - Experienced Senior Associate in Malvern, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at BDO USA full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits Hoteling offices across the country Great people Work/life balance

    Cons

    Overtime work sometimes, but that’s normal for public accounting

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    BDO USA2019-11-14
  2. "Bdo has treated me well so far"

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    Current Employee - Assurance Associate in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BDO USA full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Enjoy the feel of the smaller office size compared to Big Four, more personal connection within

    Cons

    Difficult to transition to another office

    BDO USA2019-11-05
  3. "good development"

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    Former Employee - Tax Manager 

    I worked at BDO USA full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    opportunity to learn all tax topics

    Cons

    normal work life balance for public accounting firm

    BDO USA2019-11-04
  4. "Great Place to Begin a Career!"

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    Current Employee - Experienced Audit Senior Associate in Grand Rapids, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BDO USA full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    You learn so much and work with great people.

    Cons

    Long work ours in the winter (but better than standard public accounting).

    BDO USA2019-11-01
  5. "Great Environment"

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    Former Employee - Experienced Audit Associate in McLean, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at BDO USA full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great team environment that pushes you to learn a lot in a short amount of time. Great teams to work with.

    Cons

    Long hours and office can be short staffed so you will work longer hours throughout the whole year not just busy season.

    BDO USA2019-10-24
  6. "Decent"

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    Former Employee - Assurance Senior 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BDO USA full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexibility, being able to work on a variety of different types of clients

    Cons

    Hours, management isn't always the best to work with

    BDO USA2019-11-05
  7. "Tax Senior Associate - CPA"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Milwaukee, WI

    I worked at BDO USA full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fast paced, good work opportunities, challenging

    Cons

    Work life balance, expectations on staff can be too stressful

    BDO USA2019-10-29
  8. "Workplace is ok only"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BDO USA full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Have good health and dental benefits

    Cons

    Has poor management and office politics

    BDO USA2019-10-23
  9. "Good Public Accounting Firm to get Experience"

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    Current Employee - Audit Senior in Raleigh, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BDO USA full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Partners are accessible and the company is very flexible

    Cons

    Multiple busy seasons that the work load goes up drastically, making it hard to take your limited PTO

    BDO USA2019-10-22
  10. "Keep doing what you’re doing"

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    Former Employee - Valuation Associate in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BDO USA full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Keep doing what you’re doing

    Cons

    everything was great working there

    BDO USA2019-10-02
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