Event Marketing Intern


About Us:


As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand. Since revolutionizing the forestry industry in Germany with the first electric chainsaw in 1926, the STIHL name has remained synonymous with outstanding innovations, high-quality products and comprehensive service.

Project Outline:


STIHL Inc. has a full time opening for an Event Marketing Intern in our Corporate Communications department! 


The Event Marketing Intern will support the corporate communications team with a focus on event marketing activities, including support of the planning and execution of STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® and other marketing events. Specific duties will include providing administrative, logistical, technical and on-site support at the events. The intern will also assist with material orders, setup and teardown, reporting activities and other duties as assigned. During events, hours may increase in excess of 40 hours.

Project Goals:


  • Assist with the planning and execution of STIHL TIMBERSPORTS® and other marketing events.
  • Promote the STIHL brand and increase our presence at STIHL sponsored events.
  • Opportunity to gain experience in event planning and production, corporate communications, public relations and social media promotion.

Preferred Qualifications:


Preferred area of study in marketing, communications, business, or public relations. Minimum 3.0 GPA and currently a Junior or Senior.


Preferred Candidate Qualities

  • Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Ability to lift or move up to 40 pounds frequently.
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime as needed.
  • Familiar with outdoor power equipment

Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach