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Larking Gowen

King Street House,15 Upper King Street,
Norwich,, United Kingdom

Phone: 01603 624181
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Outsourcing Finance Assistant Job in Holt


Job ID:






Employment Type:

Full time


Outsourcing Finance Assistant


Accounting & Financial



Job Description:

Outsourcing Finance Assistant

Location: Holt


Hours: 37.5 (would consider part time of flexible working options) 

For more than a century, Larking Gowen has been giving a trusted, reliable and friendly accountancy service to firms of all sizes, as well as individuals, in East Anglia.

We have over 300 dedicated employees working across our eight accountancy offices in Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex.

The Larking Gowen values of “client value and service” and “passion for our people” can be seen every day in the way we work with our clients and with our employees.

We value our clients and put great client service at the forefront of the work we do. But at the heart of our business is our people… We invest in you, not only with attractive remuneration and benefits package but also in providing an open and transparent culture when it comes to discussions about you and your career.

Job Requirements:

The role…

We are looking for an Outsourcing Assistant to join the Business and Private Client Team in our Holt office. Our Outsourcing Team provide an outsourced finance service to our clients and provide a hands on compliance role that meets or exceeds expectations.

As the successful candidate you will demonstrate…
  • Adaptability and tenacity when working towards a solution
  • Good organisation skills and the ability to operate at a high level of confidentially
  • A desire to collaborate with others and develop relationships (both external and internal)
  • Ability to multitask and manage a number of different deliverables
  • Strong communication skills both verbally and written

In return you will have support to establish your career with Larking Gowen at a pace that suits you both personally and professionally.  We also offer benefits that include:
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Option to buy additional holiday
  • Regular sports and social events
  • Involvement in wellbeing iniatives that include charity events, dress down days and therapies
  • Employee Assistance Programme providing advice, support services and counselling

More information on the role - main responsibilities:

  • Ledger processing and reconciliation
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Posting sales and purchase invoices on to accounting software
  • Resolving queries with clients
  • Ensures the efficient use of appropriate software packages internally and supporting clients’ accounting systems
  • Learning all aspects of the payroll function to be able to help the team with the preparation of client payrolls
  • Assisting the team with administrative duties
  • Ability to develop good working relationships with clients and learn about their businesses and requirements
  • Acquire a full awareness of the wide range of services which Larking Gowen offer to clients
  • Attend training courses as identified, in order to develop both technical and personal skills and keeps records for compliance purposes
  • Adhere to the firms risk management policies and procedures
  • Undertakes other duties to meet the demands of the business

Education and qualification:
  • Maths and English Language at GCSE or equivalent

  • Knowledge of Cloud software
  • Experience of Sage 50, QuickBooks and similar programmes
  • Prior bookkeeping experience
We look forward to welcoming your application and if you have any questions please apply online and we will contact you with further information about the role.

Thanks for looking!

Larking Gowen