Corporate Planning Manager - Capital Projects

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Date: Nov 23, 2021

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77043

Company: CEMEX

Company Overview

Founded in 1906, over the last 110+ years' CEMEX has grown into a global building materials company that provides high quality products and reliable service to customers and communities throughout the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.  Here at CEMEX we offer our employees competitive wages, career growth, excellent benefits including health, dental & vision plans, vacation or paid time off,  employee assistance program and retirement plan options, along with over a century of stability to build your next career on! To learn more about our company culture and why you should join us, visit us at www.cemexusa.com/careers. For direct access to CEMEX Career Opportunities, visit us at https://jobs.cemex.com/.

Job Summary

The Planning Manager role will support the Engineering & Projects group for Cement Operations Capital Projects. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Complete comprehensive and communicative evaluations for a variety of capital projects with varying degrees of complexity and investment
  • Coordinate with Cement Operations, Cement Commercial, Logistics, Global Operations & Technology and other departments / divisions to gather information for, and to receive feedback on drafts of evaluations
  • Understand and manage any issues surrounding projects that are inter-related or mutually exclusive, including prioritization and / or timing of the investments
  • Track projects through execution, and perform post-audits on select projects
  • Work with broader Planning team to prioritize overall capital budget


  • Master in Finance or MBA required
  • 3 - 5 years relevant experience
  • CPA or CFA is a plus
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business or Economics
  • MBA or equivalent from top tier program (or in the process)

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Cement operations experience a significant plus
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines
  • Highly skilled in Excel, PowerPoint and other applications
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and high pressure environment
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation skills
  • Ability to interact with all levels of the organization

Working Conditions

  • Able to work in an open office environment
  • Position is based in Houston, TX but may be eligible for remote within the United States

Physical Requirements

  • Walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree
  • Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors 

Legal Notices

CEMEX is an EEO/AA (equal opportunity/affirmative action) institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital or familial status, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by under federal, state or local law in the programs or activities which it operates.


CEMEX will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all local, state and federal laws.


CEMEX is an E-Verify participating employer.


Arizona Smoke-Free Act.  CEMEX complies with the State of Arizona’s Smoke-Free Act (Arizona Revised Statutes § 36-601.01). Smoking and/or the use of tobacco or related products is prohibited in and on CEMEX property as well as any building and/or vehicle owned or leased by CEMEX.

EEO Statement - En Español

CEMEX es una institución EEO/AA (igualdad de oportunidad/acción afirmativa) y no discrimina en base al sexo, edad, raza, color, religión, discapacidad física o mental, credo, origen nacional, estatus veterano, orientación sexual, información genética, identidad de género, o expresión de género en los programas o actividades los cuales opera.

Nearest Major Market: Houston