Anchin Block & Anchin

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Anchin Block & Anchin Reviews

Updated October 23, 2014
Updated October 23, 2014
16 Reviews
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16 Reviews
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  1.  

    Fun, relaxed work environment

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Auditor in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Auditor in New York, NY

    I have been working at Anchin Block & Anchin full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Friendly environment, great work-life balance outside of busy season, opportunities for growth, and focus on individuals rather than just the company.

    Cons

    professional and personal life often overlap and have the potential to cross the line.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    personal life should be kept personal.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Compliance shop

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    Former Employee - Senior Manager in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in New York, NY

    I worked at Anchin Block & Anchin full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Relatively employee friendly with frequent, sometimes corny, internal events
    Good location close to Penn Station and major transportation in New York City
    Decent client base for a smaller mid-size firm
    Has clients in numerous industries

    Cons

    Very compliance oriented
    Not enough consulting assignments
    Conservative management that does not think outside the box, satisfied with the status quo
    Senior management generates very little new business as they are not very market facing

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Junior Accountant

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    Former Employee - Junior Accountant in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Junior Accountant in New York, NY

    I worked at Anchin Block & Anchin full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good Pay. Hours were not bad during busy season. People are friendly and work hard. If you work hard it gets noticed quickly. Overall, great experience.

    Cons

    There is a lot of politics going on.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    so so

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    Former Employee - Audit Senior in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Audit Senior in New York, NY

    I worked at Anchin Block & Anchin full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    good training on premises
    nice office

    Cons

    very clique
    compensation
    benefits are not good

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    don't be nasty at layoffs time

    Doesn't Recommend
  6.  

    Staff

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Anchin Block & Anchin full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    It was a waste of time.

    Cons

    Very unethical. Management plays favorites, a lot office gossip

    Doesn't Recommend
  7.  

    Excellent company to work for

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Manager in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Manager in New York, NY

    I worked at Anchin Block & Anchin full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, professional development courses taught in real life situatiopn

    Cons

    Office Politics, junior accountants not motivated to do their best

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Junior accountants should be motivated to excel

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Tax Intern

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Anchin Block & Anchin

    Pros

    nice working environment and nice coworkers

    Cons

    cant really think of any cons

  9.  

    It was a great experience.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Anchin Block & Anchin as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    The people there are generally friendly people, open door policy. The fact they are in one building makes management easily accessible.

    Cons

    Long hours, but that is expected in public accounting.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Tax Accountant

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    Former Employee - Tax Supervisor in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Tax Supervisor in New York, NY

    I worked at Anchin Block & Anchin full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Lots of good people around

    Cons

    Nothing really, it was better than most

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11. 2 people found this helpful  

    Waste of time

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Tax Manager in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Tax Manager in New York, NY

    I worked at Anchin Block & Anchin full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    location, some greate people work there

    Cons

    no meaningful communication from upper management, no career potential, partners blame lower level employees, unethical partners

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    remove unethical partners

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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