Staff Accountant 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 the opportunity for a Staff Accountant Intern within the Finance Department!


You will get hands-on experience in transactional accounting with exposure to SAP and ARIBA systems, account reconciliations, inventory accounting, foreign currency and sales tax.  The focus of this intership will be to assist team members with projects, process enhancements, and through peaks of transactional volume.  This is a full-time, 40-hour per week internship, Monday to Friday, 8:30am – 5pm.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Current student working towards a degree in business with a desire to work in accounting and has completed accounting courses.
  • Must be in Junior or Senior year of degree program.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA (on 4.0 scale).
  • Proficiency with MS Office programs is required.


Preferred Candidate Qualities

  • Must be self-motivated, business focused and able to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Must be dependable, punctual, organized, and deadline-oriented.

Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach