KEY NOT FOUND: coverImgAlt
Logo

Defense Finance and Accounting Service

Is this your company?

Defense Finance and Accounting Service

Add a Review

Defense Finance and Accounting Service Reviews

Updated Aug 3, 2022

To filter reviews, or .

Found 353 of over 379 reviews

3.8
78%
Recommend to a Friend
81%
Approve of CEO
Defense Finance and Accounting Service Director Teresa McKay
Teresa McKay
98 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
Cons
  • "Poor training for new employees, lack of competent supervisors(in 13 reviews)
  • "Inept management and toleration for employees who do no work(in 11 reviews)
  • "Pay is considerably low, managers are hit and miss, blame gets placed on employees before supervisors, supervisors can be careless/lackadaisical.(in 10 reviews)
  • "The only people who are able to be appointed without trouble were senior leadership being promoted or transferred into other leadership roles.(in 8 reviews)
  • "Hostile work environment(in 6 reviews)
Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.

Ratings by Demographics

This rating reflects the overall rating of Defense Finance and Accounting Service and is not affected by filters.

Want more demographic options?
  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 8 years

    Good Employer

    Jul 19, 2022 - IT Cybersecurity Specialist in Columbus, OH
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Telework, flexibility, and good benefits.

    Cons

    Needs a better career path for cybersecurity.

    Continue reading
    Be the first to find this review helpful
  2. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Great Entry Level Positions

    Jul 28, 2022 - Military Pay Specialist 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Telework opportunities, advancement opportunities and great work like balance.

    Cons

    If you've worked in military pay it can take some time to catch on and if you are teleworking, it's difficult to learn over the computer vice in person training.

    Be the first to find this review helpful
  3. 5.0
    Former Employee

    accounting search

    Aug 3, 2022 - Accounting 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    accept older more experienced workers

    Cons

    allow more flexible work hours

    Be the first to find this review helpful
  4. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Great leadership

    Jul 10, 2022 - Workday Financials Analyst 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good workflow balance and Healthcare insurance

    Cons

    Slow moving, bureaucratic, sparse Promotions

    Be the first to find this review helpful
  5. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Great place

    Jul 1, 2022 - HR Assistant/Payroll in Indianapolis, IN
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    work life balance regular telework easy to climb ladder

    Cons

    training is sub-par old software

    Continue reading
    Be the first to find this review helpful
  6. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Career Development

    Jul 2, 2022 - Business Analyst in Cleveland, OH
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great for starting a career.

    Cons

    Can become stagnant depending on the current environment.

    Be the first to find this review helpful
  7. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Review of DFAS

    Jun 29, 2022 - Program Manager in Indianapolis, IN
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Work life balance, benefits, work from home

    Cons

    Military style work environment can be demanding

    Be the first to find this review helpful
  8. 1.0
    Current Employee

    Won't let me leave

    Jul 23, 2022 - Accountant 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Flexible work schedules and full-time telework

    Cons

    Poor leadership, too much movement and won't let me leave my job even though I applied for, interviewed for and received an offer for a different job within the agency due to mental and physical limitations.

    Be the first to find this review helpful
  9. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    DFAS Overview

    Jun 16, 2022 - Program Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    There is an option to work from home or in the office. You get paid well also.

    Cons

    I think the onboarding process could be better.

    Be the first to find this review helpful
  10. 1.0
    Current Employee

    Review

    Jul 27, 2022 - Accounting Technician 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Some supervisors really vouch for you and want you to do well.

    Cons

    Some supervisors are rude, condescending, and make working here miserable.

    Be the first to find this review helpful
Viewing 1 - 10 of 353 Reviews

Defense Finance and Accounting Service Reviews FAQs

Defense Finance and Accounting Service has an overall rating of 3.8 out of 5, based on over 379 reviews left anonymously by employees. 78% of employees would recommend working at Defense Finance and Accounting Service to a friend and 70% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -4% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Defense Finance and Accounting Service employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.9 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Defense Finance and Accounting Service. This rating has decreased by -2% over the last 12 months.

78% of Defense Finance and Accounting Service employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Defense Finance and Accounting Service 4.2 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.8 for culture and values and 3.8 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Defense Finance and Accounting Service to be coworkers, career development, benefits and the cons to be senior leadership, culture, management.

Popular Careers with Defense Finance and Accounting Service Job Seekers

JobsSalariesInterviews

Work at Defense Finance and Accounting Service? Share Your Experiences

or