Cherry Bekaert Benefits

3.0
21 Ratings

Employer Summary

We value our people and it shows!

Our renowned firm is not only dedicated to moving your career forward, but ensuring all efforts are recognized and rewarded. We understand the importance of a positive work/life integration, and will encourage time off for family, relaxation, or other personal commitments. At Cherry Bekaert, we are committed to investing in your growth and development and offer extensive learning and professional training programs. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, as well as the opportunity to earn bonuses.

Cherry Bekaert offers a wellness program that provides our people with the tools and support that they need to focus on their overall well-being. Team up with your coworkers to participate in fun challenges that'll help you build healthy habits and experience the rewards of better health.

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Employee Benefit Reviews

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Feb 8, 2018
Current Employee in Richmond, Virginia

Great comprehensive benefits package! Several medical options, excellent PTO.

Cherry Bekaert response

I’m so glad to hear you enjoy the many benefits offered at Cherry Bekaert! We do our best to make sure our employees feel taken care of. Thank you for the feedback!

Jul 24, 2020
Former Manager in Richmond, Virginia

The Paid Time off was extensive. The FSA helped off-set the cost of health care.

Jan 29, 2020
Former Employee in Richmond, Virginia

Best - Generous PTO accruals, Work from Home

Dec 27, 2019
Former Employee in Atlanta, Georgia

401k is not competitive. Health insurance is extremely expensive, covers very little and the deductibles and OOPM are scary. Maternity leave is now competitive with market. CPA bonus only if you pass in first year of employment. Claim to have flexible summer hours but you are still required to work 40 billable hours in order to use. PTO is good for industry. Holidays are great. Dental insurance is very bad.

Jul 22, 2019
Current Employee in Raleigh, North Carolina

Work schedule is very flexibility, but bonuses are very rigid in application.

Cherry Bekaert response

Thanks for your feedback and glad that you enjoy the Firm's flexible work environment. Cherry Bekaert is committed to rewarding the contributions that our Associates make to both our clients and to developing the Firm.. The Firm's bonus measures include billable and non-billable contributions that help our Associates and Firm develop. Firm Contributions include recruiting, talent development, training, community service, and other special projects. There are multiple ways to contribute your best at Cherry Bekaert. Thanks again for your feedback.

Jul 28, 2018
Former Employee in Charlotte, North Carolina

Great PTO policy especially for new associates. The health insurance is extremely expensive. There are three options available but the deductibles are high on all of them. With the company continuously expanding, hopefully they will be able to shop for better health insurance options in the future. The 401k match is not great but it appears CBH is trying to improve in this area.

Jul 14, 2018
Current Employee in Charlotte, North Carolina

health insurance could be much better, benefits are relatively decent with the 401k match there, just wish it was more.

Mar 27, 2018
Former Tax Senior Associate in Greenville, South Carolina

The best thing was ample vacation (PTO) available (if you can find the time to use it!). The worst thing was the 401(k) match at approximately 1.5%, which was not at all competitive with other public firms.

Cherry Bekaert response

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback. We do offer a generous benefits package for our employees in order to compete with other industry leaders. For example, our Seniors can take advantage of 22 days of PTO annually along with 9 additional firm holidays. I’m sorry to hear you felt that the 401(k) match was lacking. Due to input like yours, the Firm began making changes several years ago to the 401(k) match, increasing it to 33% of the first 6% of income that you save in your 401(k) for FY17 and 41.6% of the first 6% of income that you save for FY18. The Firm has committed to further increasing the Firm provided match to 50% on the first 6% of salary contributed in FY19. We will continue to take our associates’ suggestions into consideration as our team evaluates the benefits package.

Jan 25, 2018
Current Employee in Miami, Florida

Good PTO policy - very low 401K match and high insurance

Cherry Bekaert response

We hear your feedback and are working toward increasing the 401 k match so that we will be as competitive in this area as we are in other areas such as PTO. Stay tuned!

Oct 19, 2017
Current Employee in Richmond, Virginia

Medical insurance is expensive and the coverage isn't that good.

Cherry Bekaert response

Thank you for your feedback as the cost of healthcare continues to be a current topic in our country and at our Firm. Cherry Bekaert offers a variety of insurance plans to help match individual needs. Our benefits team is happy to sit down with our associates to help determine which option is best for them and their families.

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