Logistics Analyst


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. STIHL is seeking a highly motivated, passionate Logistics Analyst to join our Raw Materials Warehouse team at our corporate headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA! With competitive compensation, excellent benefits and exciting growth potential, it's a great time to join the STIHL team.


This individual will provide leadership and expertise in the warehousing and fulfillment processes used at STIHL Inc. facilities.  They will become a change agent for continuous improvement and standardization.  They will also support initiatives that drive safety, service, accuracy and efficiency improvements.


Position highlights include: 

  • Competitive Compensation with multiple bonus opportunities
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability  
  • Pension Plan & 401k with employer match 
  • Vacation, Sick, & Paid Holidays

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Manages challenging projects ranging from analysis, planning and implementation in an international sales and logistics environment, as well as optimizing the supply chain within the STIHL Group.
  • Develops and evaluates logistics concepts for new products / suppliers.
  • Responsible for logistical requirements associated with implementing and optimizing ERP system(s).
  • Develops further implementation of STIHL warehouse logistics standards for the optimization of existing and planned warehouses.
  • Develops logistics key figures, tools and instruments as well as supports metrics collection for the Logistics Balanced Scorecard, including group-wide logistic cost and performance recording.
  • Participates in the review and, if necessary, application of new logistics technologies at the STIHL warehouse locations.
  • Participates in the capital investment process for the warehouse locations.
  • Assumes additional related responsibilities as required.


  • 25% travel to STIHL Inc. branches.
  • 5+ years’ experience in warehouse/fulfillment environment.
  • Degree in Industrial Engineering or Fulfillment preferred.
  • Experience with SAP or other warehouse management ERP systems.

Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach