Data Custodian

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Date: Jun 22, 2022

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 For direct access to CEMEX Career Opportunities, visit us at

Job Summary

The Data Custodian role is responsible for bringing data systems under governance with the data policies related to CEMEX GO and other Commercial systems.  This role will support business process owners and business product owners to implement data policy and standards for the physical data, including data quality rules, implementing technical controls, and remediation of technical data quality issues.

Job Responsibilities

  • Support the implementation and maintenance of data Governance policy requirements and standards for data and data systems related to CEMEX GO and other Commercial systems.
  • Collaborate within the CEMEX GO team on creating data documentation including definitions for critical data, processes, quality control, and mitigating controls
  • Work within the team to ensure defined data quality control rules are updated as needed and assist in the implementation of data controls for Commercial data within the respective systems
  • Monitor the integrity of Commercial data, including Commercial Hierarchies and customer contact information, through established Data Quality dashboards, working with Regional data owners and Commercial team members when data requires correction, updates or other changes.
  • Work with technical teams to implement automated checks and reports to flag duplicate or incomplete records
  • Additional projects or tasks as assigned by my manager


  • Bachelor's degree in Logistics, Industrial Engineering, or Business required
  • Master's Degree preferred
  • 3 years of relevant analytical experience in Logistics/Commercial/Ready-Mix
  • Project Management Professional Certification is a plus
  • CRM Certification is a plus
  • 2+ years of experience in driving data management in a cross-functional and national environment
  • Experience or knowledge of SAP, Microsoft Dynamics, and CEMEX GO a plus
  • Track record of understanding business challenges and strategies and connecting those to data and capabilities
  • Basic experience/knowledge of data governance/management processes

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to engage, influence, and inspire partners to drive collaboration and alignment
  • Must have a positive, collaborative leadership style with colleague and customer first mindset
  • Collaborates well with other teams including Marketing, Commercial, Customer Experience, and regional teams and uses leadership skills to build strategic partnerships. 
  • Strong attention to detail, excellent organizational skills, ability to work independently

Working Conditions

  • Capable of working in an open concept office environment

Physical Requirements

  • Requires walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree
  • Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently
  • Job involves sitting most of the time, but also involves walking or standing for brief periods of time
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors
  • Requires stationary position, traverse, move, transport, and the ability to significant degree to operate, activate, use, prepare, inspect, place, detect, or position
  • Exerting up to 20 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 communicate with employees and other individuals as well as function safely within an office environment and, on occasion, may visit industrial plant locations 

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.


CEMEX offers both competitive pay and benefits. Benefits applicable to this position may include, but are not limited to, medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Paid Time Off, and Holiday Pay, as well as a comprehensive wellness program to help keep employees and their families healthy and well. You can learn more about CEMEX Benefits by visiting the CEMEX USA Benefits and Well-Being page. (

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