University of Sussex

About University of Sussex

University of Sussex is a top-20 £300M university with a significant focus on Research. It implemented a totally new ‘Out-of-the-box’ TRAC (Transparent Approach to Costing) Solution from leading HEI budgeting & planning specialists Account-Ability in only 8 days
in December 2017.

The staff that had knowledge of TRAC had left the University. The new TRAC accountant was starting in November and had to produce a return by the end of January. The existing TRAC model was in Excel and reported at school level. It was made up of multiple linked Excel workbooks and was ‘difficult to understand and to validate’. Read more