It is only through the outstanding work of our dedicated, highly skilled staff that Transmarine has become a market leader in U.S. shipping agency! With excellence on display daily — from our trained boarding agents to our experienced managers — our hardworking people deliver value-creating agency service for the most prestigious firms in the shipping industry.

In this Employee Spotlight, get to know Khym Thiem, an Accountant out of our Long Beach, California, office. Read below to learn about Khym!

How long have you worked at Transmarine?

I’ve been crunching numbers for Transmarine for about five years. How time flies!

What’s something you enjoy about your job at Transmarine?

Believe it or not, I thoroughly enjoy posting invoices and closing FDAs.

How would your coworkers describe you?

I’d like to think they’d describe me as “friendly” and “helpful,” but maybe you’ll have to ask them?

Tell us about an exciting or interesting project you worked on at Transmarine.

I’d have to say the Abraxa and Acumatica project was the most interesting and challenging so far. It was a tough transition into the new software but it’s already paying off!

How long have you worked in the industry?

I’ve spent nearly ten years in accounting services.

What is your professional background before you started work at Transmarine?

I’m so happy to be on Team Transmarine! Before joining, however, I worked in the accounting and social services departments of several different companies. 

What do you enjoy doing in your free time?

I spend a lot of time relaxing with friends, usually around a campfire!