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BDO Manager Reviews

Updated Jan 16, 2020

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3.6
69%
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91%
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BDO Global CEO Martin Van Roekel
Martin Van Roekel
16 Ratings
  1. "Fantastic place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Audit Senior Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    a) Great opportunities to progress b) Good team c) Interesting clients d) Opportunities to specialize in the things that interest you e) Secondment opportunities

    Cons

    Long hours during busy season, but that is the same as every other large firm.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to provide opportunities for learning and progression.

    BDO2017-07-26
  2. "Doing well"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Middle City East, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BDO full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Various clients, great co workers

    Cons

    Never ending work, bad support functions

    BDO2019-01-18
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  4. "Great company to work for!"

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    Former Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Good work life balance - Great management - Enough opportunities and freedom

    Cons

    - Not truly global (all national practices do their own thing) - Benefits could be better compared to industry. Probably on par with Big4

    Advice to Management

    Become a truly global company. Do whatever it takes :-)

    BDO2017-10-06
  5. "Senior manager"

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    Senior Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BDO

    Pros

    Supportive enviornment , opportunity for promotion

    Cons

    Firm is very big and takes time to get noticed

    Advice to Management

    Support staff is important too, not just the partners

    BDO2017-01-05
  6. "Good place to launch accounting career"

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    Former Employee - Tax Manager in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pleasant people, felt like a local firm except for the administrative issues associated with a larger national firm.

    Cons

    No different than any other accounting firm. No work/life balance at certain times of year.

    BDO2014-03-09
  7. "Growing quick"

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    Current Employee - Corporate Quality Assurance Manager 

    I have been working at BDO full-time

    Pros

    Great company to work for, supportive people

    Cons

    Management need to focus on innovation

    BDO2020-01-16
  8. "CPA, CGA"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexibility Supports from the top Innovative technology Attractive benefits

    Cons

    Mid market clients Cant think of more cons

    BDO2020-01-14
  9. "working environment"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Hong Kong
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BDO full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    people are nice and helpful

    Cons

    work loads are getting unreasonable in recent years

    BDO2020-01-12
  10. "Great firm and resources"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great firm and great resources

    Cons

    None to note as its a great firm.

    BDO2019-12-24
  11. "Good company"

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    Former Employee - Human Resources Manager 
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BDO full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good people, good working conditions

    Cons

    bad decisions from head office,

    BDO2020-01-03
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